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:
- Service no: 17550
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
- Place of Death:
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 01.03.1916
- Burial Country: Scotland
- Cemetery: Barnhill Cemetery, Broughty Ferry
- Grave/Mem Ref no:
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 58 Peddie Street, Dundee
More about Peter Low
There is no Peter Low 17550, R.S.F. listed on either C.W.G.C. or S.D.G.W. There is a photo of a Pte D. Low, R.S.F. printed in Peoples Journal 1925 War Supplement but there is no D. Low, R.S.F. on C.W.G.C. or S.D.G.W.
There is a Pte Peter Gow 17550, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers listed on C.W.G.C. He died 01.03.1916 and was the son of William and Jean McNicol Gow, 13 West Dock St, Dundee. Born Blairgowrie.
This man is actually Peter Gow, he has two entries on the original Dundee Roll of Honour, one as Peter Gow, the other as Peter Low, both entries have the same Reg Number and address.
Peter Gow 17550 Royal Scots Fusiliers
GOW___At 3d S.G. Hospital, Stobhill, Glasgow, on 1st March, 1916, of wounds received on 25th September, No. 17550 Private Peter Gow, 2d Battalion R.S.F., aged 26, youngest son of William Gow, 58 Peddie Street, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 3rd March 1916
Information supplied by Gary Thomson
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