David McDougall

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no: Clyde Z/3497
  • Rank: Able Seaman
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  • Regiment/Service: Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve
  • Unit/Ship: Hawke Battalion, R.N. Div
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 31.08.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.D.2.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 7 Rosefield Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Caledonian Railway Company, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    David McDougall, 7 Rosefield St, Dundee

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More about David McDougall

DUNDEE NAVAL VOLUNTEER DIES OF WOUNDS

Able Seaman David M’Dougall, a member of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve attached to the Hawke Battalion, has died of wounds.

His father, Mr. David M’Dougall, 7 Rosefield Street, Dundee, received intimation some time ago that his son had been dangerously wounded about the back and legs, and one of his legs had been  amputated.  Deceased, who was nineteen years of age, took part in the Dardanelles expedition, and suffered from dysentery.  Prior to enlistment he was in the employ of the Caledonian Railway Company.

Dundee Courier 5th September 1916

Additional information courtesy of Michael Caldwell

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