David Michie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 69972
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 101st Brigade
  • Place of Death:
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 19.10.1916
  • Burial Country: Malta
  • Cemetery: Pieta Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: D.XIII.5.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 1 Sinclair Street, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Jessie Michie, 1 Sinclair St, Lochee, Dundee

  • Father:

    Alexander Michie, 1 Sinclair St, Lochee, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Alexander & William

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about David Michie

David was the brother of Pte William Michie, 80047, 31st Battalion Canadian Infantry, and L/Cpl Alexander Blair Michie, 719, 9th Battalion Australian Infantry. Both brothers survived the war.

David shares a final resting place with Driver James Gray, T4/041286, 483rd Horse Transport Company, 27th Divisional Train, Army Service Corps, who died 05.10.1916 & Driver Charles Pridmore, T4/092247, 34th Reserve H.T. Park, Army Service Corps, who died 19.10.1916.

David Michie    69972   Royal Field Artillery

MITCHIEIn loving memory of David Michie, Lochee, who died on active service, 19th October 1916. – Inserted by his brothers, Will and Alex., both on active service.

Dundee People’s Journal 20th October 1917

Additional information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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