James Morrison

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 3/3237
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Royal Victoria Hospital, Netley, Hampshire
  • Age at Death: 42
  • Date of Death: 30/05/1916
  • Burial Country: United Kingdom
  • Cemetery: Netley Military Cemetery, Hampshire
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: N. 357.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 26.10.1873
  • Place of Birth: 61 Strathmartine Rd, Dundee
  • Address: 48 Victoria Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation: Power Loom Tenter
  • Mother:

    Mary Swan

  • Father:

    James Morrison

  • Siblings:

    John, Ellen, Mary, Christina & Alexander

  • Spouse:

    Grace Hebden, 48 Victoria Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    Charles, Joshua Hebden, Mary Swan, Christina, James Hendry, Jane Leighton Forrest, born 01.05.1902,  Margaret Hebden, born 03.08.1905, John Hendry Hebden, born 14.02.1907, Alexander, born 10.06.1910 & Milne Mitchell Forrest Morrison, born 11.02.1914.

More about James Morrison

The C.W.G.C. burial reports for this man have conflicting information on James Black Watch Battalion, one grave registration report form lists him serving with the 1st Battalion Black Watch, whilst another grave registration report form lists him as serving with the 2nd battalion.

Additional information kindly supplied by James Meechie

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