James Kane

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 23290
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 11th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 29
  • Date of Death: 07.12.1915
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 11

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: Ogilvies Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    James Kane, Ogilvies Rd, Dundee

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More about James Kane

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial.

James Kane   23290   Royal Scots

KANE___Killed in action, on 7th December 1915, Private James Kane, 23290, 11th Battalion Royal Scots, aged 29, second son of James Kane late of Ogilvie’s Road.  – Inserted by his sister Meg.

Dundee People’s Journal 15th January 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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