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: Dundee
- Service no: 97887
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps
- Unit/Ship: 4th Company
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 20
- Date of Death: 02.09.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Vis-En-Artois Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 10
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: Wellbank
Jessie Reid, Padanarm by Forfar
More about John Norrie
John has no known grave but is remembered on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial.
John Norrie 97887 Machine Gun Corps
NORRIE___ Killed in action, on 2d September, Private John Norrie, Machine Gun Corps, aged 20 years, grandson of William Norrie, Wellbank—dearly loved and deeply mourned.
Dundee People’s Journal 28th September 1918
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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