Alfred Kennedy

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/10756
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 8th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 19/10/1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier and Face 10 A.

Personal Information

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

    Jessie Scott Kennedy, 93 King St, Dundee

  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    Mary & Alexander

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Alfred Kennedy

Alfred has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial. He is believed to be the brother of L/Cpl Alexander Kennedy, S/22378, 8th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders, who was killed in action, 28.07.1918.

Alfred Kennedy   S/10756   Black Watch

KENNEDY___ Killed in action, on 19th October, 1916, Alfred Kennedy, Black Watch, aged 19 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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