George Marshall

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/16635
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 7th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 17.08.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 15B

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Perth
  • Address: 2 St Davids Lane, Dundee
  • Occupation: Trades Lane Calender, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Elizabeth Marshall, 2 St Davids Lane, Dundee

  • Children:

    George, born 19.02.1913 & Mary, born 19.01.1915

More about George Marshall

George has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

George Marshall   S/16635    Cameron Highlanders

DUNDEE CAMERON KILLED.

Official intimation reached Mrs Marshall, 2 St David’s Lane, Dundee, yesterday that her husband, Private George Marshall, Cameron Highlanders, had been killed.  Private Marshall enlisted six months after the war broke out, and was wounded at Loos a year ago.  After recovery he again returned to the front and had been there for several months.  Private Marshall, who was a native of Perth, was twenty-four years of age, and was employed by Trades Lane Calendering Company, Ltd.  He is survived by a widow and two young children, and his parents reside at Foundry Lane, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 15th September 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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