George Edward Marshall

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 11959
  • Rank: Guardsman
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 39
  • Date of Death: 11.10.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Dozinghem Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: IX.H.10.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Aberdeen
  • Address: 7 John Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Don Brothers, Buist & Co Ltd, Ward Mills, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Jane Marshall, 7 John St, Dundee

  • Children:

More about George Edward Marshall

George Marshall   11959   Scots Guards

DUNDEE SCOTS GUARDSMAN DIES OF WOUNDS.

Intimation has been received by Mrs Marshall, 7 John Street, Dundee, that her husband, Private George Marshall, Scots Guards, has died from wounds received in action.  Private Marshall, who was 39 years of age, enlisted at the outbreak of war, and had been through many a stiff encounter.  After being nine months at the front he was invalided home suffering from trench-feet.  On recovery, however, he rejoined his unit, and had been out since July of this year.  Prior to the war he was employed by Don Brothers, Buist, & Co., Limited, Ward Mills, Barrack Street, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 30th October 1917

Information & image supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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