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: S/17592
- Rank: Lance Corporal
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 19
- Date of Death: 03.05.1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Roeux British Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: B.7.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Malta
- Address: 13 Albert Square, Dundee
- Occupation: Apprentice, Alexander Tosh & Son, Chartered Accountants, 11 Reform St, Dundee
Margaret McIver, 13 Albert Sq, Dundee
James McIver, 13 Albert Sq, Dundee
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James McIver S/17592 Seaforth Highlanders
DUNDEE SEAFORTH KILLED IN ACTION.
Mr and Mrs James McIver, 13 Albert Square, Dundee, have been notified that their only son, Private James McIver, Seaforth Highlanders, was killed in action. Private McIver, who was 19 years of age, joined up in July last year, and went to the front early in March. He was previously reported missing. Before enlistment he was an apprentice in the office of Alex. Tosh & Son, Dundee.
Dundee Courier 4th August 1917
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