John Maxwell

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Arbroath
  • Service no: 1369
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation: Signaller
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 5th Battalion,
  • Place of Death: Aubers Ridge
  • Age at Death: 28
  • Date of Death: 09/05/1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Le Trou Aid Post Cemetery, Fleurbaix
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: F.10

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Arbroath
  • Address: 41 John Street, Artbroath
  • Occupation: Boot Finisher, Colin Grants Boot Factory, Arborath
  • Mother:

    Mrs Christina Guthrie Kell, 59 Hill Street, Dundee

  • Father:
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More about John Maxwell

Private John Maxwell was killed in action by shrapnel at Aubers Ridge on 9th May 1915 when leaving a trench at nightfall.

Additional information kindly supplied by Derek Robertson.

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