Great War Dundee
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George Edward Marshall
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 11959
- Rank: Guardsman
- Service Occupation:
- 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.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Aberdeen
- Address: 17 Dallfield Walk, Dundee
- Occupation: Don Brothers, Buist & Co Ltd, Ward Mills, Dundee
Jane Marshall, 7 John St, Dundee
George, born 25.12.1906, Mary Ann, born 11.12.1907, Charlotte, born 29.12.1908 & Jane, born 18.04.1910
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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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