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: Dundee
- Service no: 2495
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st/4th Battalion
- Place of Death: Fortress Hospital, Wesel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
- Age at Death: 19 years and 4 months
- Date of Death: 28.11.1915
- Burial Country: Germany
- Cemetery: Cologne Southern Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: XI. F. 5.
- Date of Birth: 12.07.1896
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 108 Hilltown, Dundee
Fanny McGee (nee Gray) 108 Hilltown, Dundee
More about James McGee
Family research concludes that James McGee most likely died from sepsis as a result of a bullet wound to the right upper shoulder.
S.D.G.W. record this mans birth place as Dundee, where as C.W.G.C. record it as Aberdeen.
Additional details and information kindly provided by James McGee’s Great-grand Nephew, Stephen George.
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