Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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Robert Wilson Moncrieff
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no: Clyde Z/6995
- Rank: Able Seaman
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
- Unit/Ship: Howe Battalion, R.N. Div
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 20
- Date of Death: 26.10.1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 2 to 3 & 162 to 162A
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 30 Main Street, Dundee
Williamina Moncrieff, 30 Main St, Dundee
More about Robert Wilson Moncrieff
Robert has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.
Robert Wilson Moncrieff CZ/6995 Howe Bn R.N.D.
MONCRIEFF―Killed in action, on 26th October 1917, A.B. Robert Moncrieff, CZ/6995, R.N.D., aged 20 years, dearly beloved and only son of the late Charles Moncrieff, mason, and Mrs Moncrieff, 30 Main Street, Dundee, also by his aunt and uncle, Mr and Mrs Blyth, 7 Lawson Place, and his cousin Mrs Slimming and Janet Blyth.
Dundee People’s Journal 17th November 1917
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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