Benjamin Listed Ogilvie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 3/1513
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion,
  • Place of Death: Verbeek Farm, Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 11.11.1914
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 37

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Lucy Ogilvie

  • Father:

    George Ogilvie

  • Siblings:

    David, George & Robert

  • Spouse:

    Joan Ogilvie, Ryehill Lane, Dundee

  • Children:

    Benjamin

More about Benjamin Listed Ogilvie

Benjamin has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial. He was the brother of Pte George Ogilvie 676, 1st Battalion Black Watch who was killed in action on the same day and in the same battle as his brother. The two other brothers David (Highland Light Infantry) & Robert (Gordon Highlanders) both served in the Great War with both returning safely.

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