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: Edinburgh
- Service no: 8660
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Awards: Military Medal
- Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 31
- Date of Death: 01.07.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Sucrerie Military Cemetery, Colincamps
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.H.34.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Abbeyhill, Edinburgh
- Address: 49 Kirk Street, Lochee,
- Occupation: Cooper, Ballingall Brewery, Dundee
Lizzie Menzies Justice
Janet Mackie Young (formally Justice) 96 South Rd, Lochee
Thomas, born 20.03.1915
More about Thomas Justice
Thomas shares a final resting place with Cpl William Christopher Smith, 9856, 2nd Battalion Seaforth Highlanders, who was killed in action 01.07.1916, he was originally from Edinburgh.
Thomas Justice 8660 Seaforth Highlanders
GALLANT SEAFORTH FALLS.
Official information has been received by Mrs Justice, Kirk Street, Lochee, that her husband, Private Thomas Justice, Seaforth Highlanders, has fallen in action. Private Justice, who previous to the war was employed as a cooper by Messrs Ballingall, Dundee, was a Reservist, and had been with the colours since the outbreak of war. He was twice commended for conspicuous bravery on the field. Deceased was 31 years of age. Two brothers of Private Justice are in the Black Watch, and both have been wounded in action. Deceased leaves a widow and one child.
Dundee People’s Journal 22nd July 1916
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