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: 635013
- Rank: Gunner
- Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
- Unit/Ship: 256th Brigade
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 22.03.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Bancourt British Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: II.E.17.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Strathmartine, by Dundee
- Address: 41 Victoria Rd, Dundee
- Occupation: Bowbridge Works, Dundee
Mrs P. O’Brien, 41 Victoria St, Dundee
More about Patrick O'Brien
Mrs P. O’Brien, 41 Victoria Street, Dundee, has received official information that her husband, Gunner Patrick O’Brien, R.F.A., was killed in action on the 23rd March. Gunner O’Brien was the eldest son of Mr and Mrs O’Brien, 2 Main Street, and he is survived by a widow and three children. Previous to his enlistment in 1914 he was employed in Bowbridge Works. A brother of Gunner O’Brien was killed in 1916, while two brothers are still serving.
Dundee Courier 23rd April 1918
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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