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: 27584
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 26
- Date of Death: 10.07.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 6D & 7D
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Aberdeen
- Address: 51 Gellatly St, Dundee
- Occupation: Agent, Prudential Assurance Co, Dundee
George Keith McMillan, 23 Rose St, Dundee
Mrs A. Kidd, 50 Gellatly St, Dundee & Alexander
More about George McMillan
George was the brother of Pte Alexander McMillan, 1268, 1st Battalion Gordon Highlanders, who was killed in action 12.10.1914.
George McMillan 27584 Royal Scots
DUNDEE SOLDIER KILLED.
Mrs A. Kidd, 50 Gellatly Street, Dundee, has received news of the death in action of her brother, Private G. M’Millan, Royal Scots.
Private McMillan took part in the fighting in France since March last. He was 26 years of age, and prior to enlistment was an agent for the Dundee Branch of the Prudential Assurance Company.
Dundee Courier 1st August 1916
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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