This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
Edward S. McPhee
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 202682
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 26
- Date of Death: 26.10.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 135 to 136
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 24 Todburn Lane, Dundee
More about Edward S. McPhee
Edward has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.
DUNDEE SOLDIER MISSING.
Mrs M’Phee, who resides at 24 Todburn Lane, Dundee, has been officially informed that her husband, Private Edward M’Phee, Gordon Highlanders, has been missing since the 26th October 1917. Pte. M’Phee, who was 26 years of age , had seen much severe fighting, and had been at the front since the outbreak of war, prior to which he was a regular. He had been four times previously wounded.
Dundee Courier 16th January 1918
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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