This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment: 1914
- Place of enlistment: Perth
- Service no: S/4327
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion
- Place of Death: Germany
- Age at Death: 32
- Date of Death: 11.05.1918
- Burial Country: Germany
- Cemetery: Cologne Southern Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: XI.G.2.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 51 William St, Dundee
- Occupation: Carter
Wife, 51 William St, Dundee
More about William Ogilvie
William Ogilvie S/4327 Black Watch
Mrs Ogilvie, 51 William Street, has received intimation that her husband, Private William Ogilvie, Black Watch, has died in Germany from wounds received in action. Deceased enlisted in 1914, and had been at the front for three and a half years. He was 32 years of age, and prior to enlistment was a carter in the city.
Dundee Courier 4th September 1918
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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