Alexander Kennedy

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/22378
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 8th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 26
  • Date of Death: 28.07.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Buzancy Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: II.C.16.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 93 King St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Jessie Scott Kennedy, 93 King St, Dundee

  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    Alfred & Mary

  • Spouse:

    Miss Agnes Gray, 2 Kerrs Lane, Lochee, Dundee

  • Children:

    1 Child, (name unknown)

More about Alexander Kennedy

Alexander is believed to be the brother of Pte Alfred Kennedy, S/10756, 8th Battalion Black Watch, who was killed in action, 19.10.1916.

Alexander Kennedy   S/22378   Seaforth Highlanders

KENNEDY___Killed in action, on 28th July 1918, Lance-Corporal, Alexander Kennedy, Seaforth Highlanders, aged 26 years. – Inserted by his mother, sisters and two brothers.

Dundee People’s Journal 7th September 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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