Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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James Clark Nairn
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 25200
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps
- Unit/Ship: 35th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 22
- Date of Death: 04.08.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Godewaersvelde British Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: II.AA.5.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 45 Dens Rd, Dundee
Sarah Clark Nairn, 45 Dens Rd, Dundee
Henry Nairn, 45 Dens Rd, Dundee
Henry, Sarah and 4 other siblings
More about James Clark Nairn
James was the brother of Sgt Henry Nairn S/9197, 14th battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders who was killed in action 24.04.1917.
James Nairn 25200 Machine Gun Corps
NAIRN___Killed in action, 4th August, Private James Nairn, M.G.C., aged 22 years, beloved second son of Mrs Nairn, 45 Dens Road, Dundee, and Henry Nairn, Lansdowne Jute Mill, Calcutta, India.
Dundee People’s Journal 17th August 1918
Additional Information kindly supplied by Sheila Jelley and Michael Caldwell
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