James Morrison Low

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no:
  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion, attached Machine Gun Corps
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 01.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 15C

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 14.10.1891
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: Kilmaron Castle, Cupar, Fife
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Katherine Mary Duff Munro

  • Father:

    Sir James Low, Bt.

  • Siblings:

    Katherine 1893-1969, Emily, born 1895, Walter 1899-1955

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Morrison Low

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial. He was the son of the late Sir James Low, Bt, and Lady Low, Kilmaron Castle, Cupar, Fife. His father was Lord Provost of Dundee (1893-1896).

Information supplied by Gary Thomson

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