George Alexander Henry

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: May 1916
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 31283
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 13th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 14.12.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Level Crossing Cemetery, Fampoux
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: II.C.25.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Broughty Ferry
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Mr Potter, Bootmaker, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Helen Middleton Henry, 74 Gray St, Broughty Ferry

  • Father:

    George Henry, 74 Gray St, Broughty Ferry

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about George Alexander Henry

George A. Henry   31283   Royal Scots


Mr George Henry, Gray Street, Broughty Ferry, has received information that his only son, Private George A. Henry, Royal Scots, was killed during a heavy bombardment on 14th December.

Private Henry had been twice wounded previously, and was in the employment of Mr Potter, bootmaker, Dundee, when he enlisted in May, 1916.

Broughty Ferry Guide 31st December 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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