This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Arbroath
- Service no: 1369
- Rank: Private
- 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
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Arbroath
- Address: 41 John Street, Artbroath
- Occupation: Boot Finisher, Colin Grants Boot Factory, Arborath
Mrs C. Kell, 50 Hill Street, Dundee
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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