This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no: 90845
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
- Unit/Ship: 35th Field Ambulance
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 16.08.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Bard Cottage Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: IV.D.10.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 39 Milnbank Rd, Dundee
Mary O’Brien King, 39 Milnbank Rd, Dundee
Martin King, 39 Milnbank Rd, Dundee
More about James King
Attested 22 Sep 1914 to 3 Highland Field Ambulance, RAMC(T) with the regimental number 55 at the age of 17yrs and 11 months.
On 30 Jan 1917 he transferred to the Regular RAMC and was re numbered 90845 and posted to 35 Field Ambulance, RAMC in BEF in France
The son of Martin and Mary O’Brien King of 39 Milnbank Road, Dundee he was killed in action on 16 August 1917.
Additional information kindly supplied by Jim Flood.
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