Great War Dundee
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: 676
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- 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: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 37.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 86 Alexander Street, Dundee
Lucy Baxter Ogilvie, 86 Alexander St, Dundee
Benjamin, David & Robert
More about George Ogilvie
George has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial. He was the brother of Pte Benjamin Ogilvie 3/1513, 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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