Andrew Gardiner Kinnear

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 88971
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 14th Company
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 20.07.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Coxyde Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.H.3.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 86 Logie Street, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Jean Mitchell Gardiner, 86 Logie St, Lochee

  • Father:

    Charles Ross Kinnear, 86 Logie St, Lochee

  • Siblings:

    Alexander Charles Ross Kinnear

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Andrew Gardiner Kinnear

Formerly 18471, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Andrew’s Pension Record records his father as Alexander Kinnear.

Andrew’s brother Alexander also served during the Great War with the 3/2nd Highland Brigade, Royal Field Artillery, but returned home safely.

Andrew G. Kinnear   88971   Machine Gun Corps

KINNEAR―Died of wounds, in hospital, on 20th July, Private Andrew G. Kinnear, machine gunner, aged 20, beloved younger son of Mr and Mrs Alex. R. Kinnear, Ashbank, Balgay Terrace, Lochee, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 28th July 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Andrew’s second cousin, Patricia Lovatt. Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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