Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: S/10357
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 10th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 27
- Date of Death: 09.05.1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Arras Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 9
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 42 Annfield Road, Dundee
- Occupation: Co-Op, Perth Rd, Dundee
Elizabeth Henry, 42 Annfield Rd, Dundee
George Henry, 42 Annfield Rd, Dundee
More about Robert Henry
Robert has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial.
Robert Henry S/10357 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
DUNDEE ARGYLL KILLED.
Pte. Robt. Henry, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, has been killed in action. He was a son of Mrs Henry, 42 Annfield Road, Dundee. Deceased who was 26 years of age, enlisted in March of last year, and had been at the front for nine months. He formerly employed in the Perth Road branch of the Dundee Eastern Co-Operative Society, and was a prominent member of the West End Half-Holiday Football Club. Two brothers are still on service – one in the R.F.A. and one in the Navy.
Dundee Courier 31st May 1917
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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