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: Clyde Z/3443
- Rank: Leading Seaman
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer reserve
- Unit/Ship: 189th Brigade, Machine Gun Corps, R.N. Div
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 25
- Date of Death: 13.11.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Ancre British Cemetery, Beamont-Hamel
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.C.24.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 1 Morrisons Court, Dundee
- Occupation: Plumber
Mary S. MacMahon, 1 Union Pl, Brook St, Broughty Ferry
Mrs MacMahon, 1 Union Pl, Broughty Ferry
More about Thomas Macmahon
BROUGHTY R.N.D. MAN MISSING.
Mrs MacMahon,1 Union Place, Brook Street, Broughty Ferry, has received information that her husband, Leading Seaman Thos. MacMahon, of the Royal Naval Division, has been missing, since 13th November. At the outbreak of war Leading Seaman MacMahon, was in the R.N.V.R., and was immediately called up. He saw considerable service at the Dardanelles, and was wounded in action there. On rejoining his unit he was attached to a machine gun section and sent out to the front. Prior to the war he was employed as a plumber, and for some time was in Newport. The missing seaman is 25 years of age.
Dundee Courier 29th November 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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