Patrick Francis McCabe

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 20984
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 14.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face, 3C

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 202 Overgate, Dundee
  • Occupation: Trades Lane Calender, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
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More about Patrick Francis McCabe

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

Patrick Francis McCabe   20984   Royal Scots Fusiliers.

DUNDEE FUSILIER KILLED IN ACTION.

Mr and Mrs Thomas McCabe, 32 Brook Street, Dundee, have received official intimation of the death in action of their only son, Private Patrick Francis McCabe, Royal Scots Fusiliers.

Private McCabe enlisted in February last, and was at the front for about four months.  He was prior to enlistment employed in the Trades Lane Calendering Company, Limited, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 11th August 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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