Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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David Cairncross Johnstone
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 3598
- Rank: Lance Corporal
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 20
- Date of Death: 23/10/1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier and Face 10 A.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 3 Lowdens Alley, Dundee
Mary Johnstone, 3 Lowdens Alley, Dundee
David Johnstone, 3 Lowdens Alley, Dundee
More about David Cairncross Johnstone
David has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.
David Cairncross Johnstone 3598 Black Watch
JOHNSTONE___Killed in action, on the 23rd day of October, Lance-Corporal David Johnstone, No 3598 of the Black Watch, in his 21st year, second and dearly beloved son of Mr and Mrs Johnstone, 3 Lowden’s Alley, Dundee.
Inserted by his sister-in-law, Mrs Wm Johnstone, 28 Pitfour Street.
Dundee People’s Journal 11th November 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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