David Moodie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Aldershot
  • Service no: 23202
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 27th Brigade, 121st Battery
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 38
  • Date of Death: 12.06.1915
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 5 & 7

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 26.10.1876
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 63 Gellatly Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    David Moodie, 63 Gellatly St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Ellen Maude Moodie, 92 Wulfstan St, Shepherds Bush, London

  • Children:

    Kenneth Bertram David Mudie (born 18.02.1905) Kathleen Mabel Mudie (born 01.02.1907) & Evelyn Mary Mudie (born 05.02.1909)

More about David Moodie

David has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial.

David Moodie   23202   121st Battery R.F.A.


Gunner David Moodie, of the 121st Battery R.F.A., second son of the late Mr David Moodie, merchant, Dundee, has been killed in action in France after going through the campaign from practically the very start.  The War Office intimation states he was killed on 12th June.

Gunner Moodie was married, and had three of a family.  He was about 30 years of age, and for a considerable time back had made his home in London.  On the outbreak of war he was called up.  Deceased’s mother and other members of the family reside at 63 Gellatly Street.

Dundee Courier 14th July 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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