Andrew James Morgan

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 252599
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/8th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 21.03.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Vadencourt British Cemetery, Maissemy
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: V.H.2.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Glasgow
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Draffen & Jarvie, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Christina Morgan, Thornbank, St Andrews

  • Father:
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More about Andrew James Morgan


Mrs Morgan, Thornbank, St Andrews, has been informed of the death in action of her son, Corporal Andrew Morgan, A. and S. Highlanders.  Before joining the Army, deceased was in the employment of Messrs Draffen and Jarvie, Dundee.

In a letter to Mrs Morgan his C.O. says:-“Your son was one of my outstanding n.c.o’s, always cheery bright and most obliging, and I was looking forward to the time when he would be granted his commission, as he would have made a splendid officer.  As becomes a true Highland soldier he fell in the fray leading and cheering on his men”

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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