David Murdoch

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/42328
  • Rank: Private
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  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/7th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 26.07.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Marfaux British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VI.D.3.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 16 Arthurstone Terrace, Dundee
  • Occupation: Gardener
  • Mother:

    Isabella Murdoch, 16 Arthurstone Tce, Dundee

  • Father:
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More about David Murdoch

David Murdoch   S/42328   Gordon Highlanders

Private David Murdoch, Gordon Highlanders, who was the eldest son of Mr and Mrs Murdoch, 16 Arthurstone Terrace, was killed in action on 26th July.  He was about 19 years of age, and had been in France for two months.  In civil Life he was employed as a gardener with Mr A. S. Henderson, Seathwood, Perth Road.

Dundee Courier 15th August 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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