James Keenan

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Berwick
  • Service no: 7540
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Kings Own Scottish Borderers
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 18.04.1915
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 22

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 1884
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 10 Marshall Street, Lochee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mary Kane, 10 Marshall St, Lochee

  • Children:

    Thomas, born 26.02.1908, Elizabeth, born 11.10.1909, Martha, born 05.07.1913 & James, born 24.12.1914

More about James Keenan

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

James Keenan   7540   K.O.S.B.

KEENAN___Killed in action, on the 16th April James Keenan, 2nd K.O.S.B., beloved husband of Mary Kane, 10 Marshall Street, Lochee—R.I.P.

Dundee People’s Journal 22nd May 1915

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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