This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
David Pringle Laing
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 25099
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
- Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 20.09.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Nine Elms Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.B.7.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 25 Edward Street, Dundee
Annie, Kate, Joan & William
Mary Ann Laing, 25 Edward St, Dundee
Catherine, born 26.11.1912, David, born 28.03.1915 & Henry, born 26.01.1917
More about David Pringle Laing
David P. Laing 25099 Scottish Rifles
LAING―Died of wounds, at a Casualty Clearing Station, on 20th September 1917, Private David P. Laing, No. 25099, Scottish Rifles, beloved husband of Mary Trueland, 25 Edward Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his sorrowing wife and three children.
LAING―Died of wounds, at a Casualty Clearing Station, on 20th September 1917, Private David P. Laing, No. 25099, Scottish Rifles, beloved and eldest son of Mr and Mrs Laing, 18 Kinnaird Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his sorrowing parents and three sisters, Annie, Kate and Joan, also his brother, William, in England.
Dundee People’s Journal 6th October 1917
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