John Laird

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: D/1184
  • Rank: Trooper
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: (Prince of Wales Own) Dragoon Guards
  • Unit/Ship: 3rd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Edinburgh War Hospital
  • Age at Death: 30
  • Date of Death: 08.05.1917
  • Burial Country: Scotland
  • Cemetery: Dundee Eastern Necropolis
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: D.I.107.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 43 Princes St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Catherine Laird, 43 Princes St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Alexander Laird, 43 Princes St, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    James & Jessie

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Laird

John died of wounds.

John Laird   D/1184   Dragoon Guards

LAIRD___Died of wounds, at the Edinburgh War Hospital, on the 8th May, John Laird, of the Dragoon Guards, youngest son of the late Alexander Laird, and of Mrs Laird, 43 Princess Street.

Dundee People’s Journal 19th May 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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