Robert McLellan

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 3/2495
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 22.10.1914
  • Burial Country: Bulgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 37

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 14 Hunter St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Helen McLellan, 114 Slater St, Paterson, New Jesrsey, USA

  • Father:

    William McLellan, 14 Hunter St, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Walter & William

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Robert McLellan


Private Robert M’Lellan 1st Black Watch, 14 Hunter Street, Dundee, is officially reported missing since 11th November.  Private M’Lellan is 20 years of age, and enlisted in the 3rd Black Watch on the outbreak of the war, but was attached to the 1st Battalion on being drafted to the front. Pte. M’Lellan has two brothers at present serving with the colours—Private Walter M’Lellan, 2d Royal Scots, and William M’Lellan, Royal Engineers.

Dundee Courier 18th June 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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