George Mainds

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 4028
  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 31
  • Date of Death: 20/11/1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Contay British Cemetery, Contay
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: IV.E.4.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 60 North Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mother, 9 St. Salvador St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Father, 9 St. Salvador St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mrs Jessie Hall, 60 North St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Colin, born 08.08.1904

More about George Mainds

George Mainds   4028   Black Watch

MAINDSDied of wounds, on 20th November, Sergeant George Mainds, No, 4028 Black Watch, aged 31 beloved husband of Jessie Petrie, 60 North Street, and dearly beloved son of Mr and Mrs Mainds 9 St Salvador Street. – Inserted by his sister-in-law, M Petrie.

Dundee People’s Journal 2nd December 1916

News has come to hand that Sergeant George Mainds, Black Watch, whose relatives reside at 60 North Street, has died of wounds.  Sergeant Mainds was 31 years of age.

Dundee People’s Journal 2nd December 1916

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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