John Mitchell

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: 27 June, 1916
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 24705
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 10.10.1918
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 60 to 61

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Francis East & Co, Maryfield Chair and Cabinet Factory, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Annie Mitchell, 94 Dens Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    Charles Mitchell, 94 Dens Rd, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Mitchell

Son of Mr & Mrs Charles Mitchell, 94 Dens Rd, Dundee.

John Mitchell   24705   Royal Scots Fusiliers

Lance-Corporal John Mitchell, who was killed in action on 10th October, was a son of Mr and Mrs Charles Mitchell, 94 Dens Road.  He joined up in June, 1916, and had been 22 months in France.  Lance-Corporal Mitchell was 20 years of age.  Before enlisting he was employed by Francis East & Co., Maryfield Chair and Cabinet Factory, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 24th October 1918

Additional Information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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