This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
Patrick Francis McCabe
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 20984
- Rank: Private
- 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
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 202 Overgate, Dundee
- Occupation: Trades Lane Calender, Dundee
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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