This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment: 19.04.1915
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 21171
- Rank: Signaller
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
- Unit/Ship: 12th Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 21
- Date of Death: 25.04.1918
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 11 to 14 & 162
- Date of Birth: 22.01.1897
- Place of Birth: 115 Derby St, Dundee
- Address: 23 Hill Street, Dundee
Georgina Hunter, 23 Hill St, Dundee
Peter Hunter, 23 Hill St, Dundee
Leslie, Albert & Norman
More about Peter Hunter
Peter has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.
Peter Hunter 21171 Royal Scots
HUNTER___Signaller Peter Hunter, No. 21171, Signal Section, Royal Scots, reported missing on 25th April, supposed to have been taken prisoner. Would soldier who was in conversation with the repatriated Royal Scot in King’s Cross Station, London, and who said he buried Signaller Peter Hunter, of the R.S., please communicate with his mother—Mrs P. Hunter 23 Hill Street, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 28th December 1918
HUNTER___Previously reported missing on the 25th of April, 1918, now officially presumed to have died on that date, 21171, Signaller Peter Hunter, 12th Battalion, Royal Scots, dearly beloved son of Georgina and Peter Hunter, 23 Hill Street.
Dundee Evening Telegraph 18th August 1919
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell and Jim Flood
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