Roderick Nicoll Neish

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 70202
  • Rank: Driver
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 20th Divisional Ammunition Column
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 23
  • Date of Death: 05.10.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Carnoy Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: N.17.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 2 Liff Rd, Lochee
  • Occupation: Camperdown Jute Works, Lochee, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Catherine Nicoll Neish, 2 Alfred Pl, Liff Rd, Lochee

  • Father:

    James Symers Neish, 2 Alfred Pl, Liff Rd, Lochee

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More about Roderick Nicoll Neish

Roderick Neish   70202   Royal Field Artillery


Driver Roderick Neish, youngest son of Mr and Mrs James Neish, 2 Liff Road, Lochee, has fallen in action.  He enlisted two years ago in the Royal Field Artillery, and had been about 18 months at the front.  He was 23 years of age, and in civil life was a foreman at Camperdown Jute Works, Lochee.

Dundee People’s Journal 14th October 1916

NEISH___Died of wounds, on the 8th inst. Driver Roderick Neish, R.F.A., aged 23, youngest son of James and Catherine Neish, 2 Liff Road, Lochee.

Dundee People’s Journal 21st October 1916

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