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/12654
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 14th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 24.04.1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 15A & 15C
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 4 Carmichael St, Dundee
Mrs D. Jack, 38 Court St, Dundee
G. Jack (brother) 2 Catherine St, Dundee & Thomas
Maggie Crabb, 4 Carmichael St, Dundee
David, born 20.04.1914 & Robert
More about Robert Jack
Robert has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.
Robert M. Jack S/12654 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
JACK___Killed in action, on 24th April 1917, Pte. R. M. Jack, A. and S.H., dearly beloved husband of Maggie Crabb, 4 Carmichael Street, and youngest son of Mrs D. Jack, 38 Court Street.
Inserted by his sorrowing brother and sister-in-law, Mr and Mrs G. Jack, 2 Catherine Street.
Also, by his brother Tom, signal instructor, R.E.
Dundee People’s Journal 19th May 1917
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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