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: Dundee
- Service no: 8191
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 21.10.1914
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Ploegsteert Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 9 & 10
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Kirkaldy
- Address: 48 Taylors Lane, Dundee
Jane Laurie, 48 Taylors Lane, Dundee
More about John Laurie
John has no known grave but is remembered on the Ploegsteert Memorial.
John Laurie 8191 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
LAURIE___Private John, 8191, 2d Reserves Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, missing since 21st October, 1914. His mother seeks information. Mrs Laurie, 48 Taylor’s Lane, Dundee.
Dundee Courier 18th June 1915
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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