Richard McQueen

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Perth
  • Service no: 8371
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 36
  • Date of Death: 03/09/1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier and Face 10 A.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 54 Coupar Street, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mrs Hunter, 60a Liff Rd, Lochee

  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    Mary McQueen, c/o Brown, 4 Hunter St, Dundee

  • Spouse:

    Marion McQueen, 54 Coupar St, Lochee, Dundee

  • Children:

    Robert, born 25.04.1908 & Archibald, born 15.09.1909

More about Richard McQueen

Richard has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

Richard McQueen   8371   Black Watch

Lance-Corporal R. M’Queen, Black Watch, missing since 3d September, 1916, is now officially reported to have been killed in action.  He was 36 years of age, and was the youngest son of the late Mrs Hunter, 60a Liff Road, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 17th August 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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