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: Perth
- Service no: 7246
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 12/02/1915
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Le Touret Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panels 24 to 26.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 11 Balfour Street, Dundee
Winnie, born 16.07.1913 & Lottie, born 11.05.1915
More about Charles Low
Charles has no known grave but is remembered on the Le Touret Memorial.
Charles Low 7246 Black Watch
LOW―In loving remembrance of my dear husband, 7246 Private Charles Low, 1st Black Watch, late of South Africa, killed in action on or about 25th January at La Bassee.
Dundee People’s Journal 29th January 1916
LOW―In loving memory of our dear brother, Private Charles Low, 1st Black Watch, killed in action and buried at Quinchy, 12th February 1915. – Inserted by his brother and sister-in-law, Mrs A. Low, 15 Maude Street, Kimberly.
Dundee People’s Journal 12th February 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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