This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Perth
- Service no: 312992
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 26
- Date of Death: 09.05.1915
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Le Touret Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 24 to 26
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 2 Cherryfield Lane, Dundee
- Occupation: Shipyard Worker, Dundee
Sarah Munro, 2 Cherryfield Lane, Dundee
More about Adam Munro
Adam has no known grave but is remembered on the Le Touret Memorial.
Adam Munro 312992 1st Black Watch
DUNDEE SOLDIER PRESUMED DEAD.
The Army Council conclude that Private A. Munro, a Dundee lad who belonged the 1st Black Watch, and who has been missing for well nigh ten months, must be dead.
Intimation to that effect has been received by his mother, Mrs S. Munro, who resides at 2 Cherryfield Lane. Private Munro, who was an only son, and was 26 years of age, has not been heard of since the battle of 9th May. He was called up as a reservist at the outbreak of war, being employed as a shipyard worker in the city, and a short time later was in France.
Dundee Courier 4th March 1916
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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