James Murdoch Kilgour

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 2554
  • Rank: Trooper
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Household Cavalry
  • Unit/Ship: Household Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 12.10.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 3

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 302 Brook St, Broughty Ferry
  • Occupation: Traveller, George Ritchie & Sons, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Margaret Murdoch Kilgour, 6 Balgowan Park, Taymouth St, Carnoustie

  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Murdoch Kilgour

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

James Kilgour   2554   Household Cavalry

Information has been received from an officer that Trooper James Kilgour, Household Cavalry, has been wounded and is missing.  He is the son of Mrs Kilgour, Brook Street, Broughty Ferry, and was a traveller with Messrs Geo. Ritchie & Sons, Dundee, previous to enlisting a year ago.

Broughty Ferry Guide 7th December 1917

 

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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