James Irons

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 29614
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion,
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 22
  • Date of Death: 26.08.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: St Sever Cemetery, Rouen
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: B.26.27.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 40 North George St, Dundee
  • Occupation: Simes, Chemists, Lochee Rd, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Barbara Irons, 140 Stockwell Rd, Glasgow

  • Father:

    James H. Irons, 140 Stockwell Rd, Glasgow

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Irons

James Irons   29614   Royal Scots

DUNDEE SOLDIER DIES FROM WOUNDS.

Intimation was received in Dundee yesterday that Private James Irons, Royal Scots, son of Mrs Irons, 140 Stockwell Street, Glasgow, and formerly of 40 North George Street, Dundee, has died from wounds.  Private Irons was 22 years of age.  Before he enlisted he was employed by Mr Sime, chemist, Lochee Road.

Dundee Courier 30th August 1916

Additional information kindly Supplied by Michael Caldwell

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