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: 26540
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 20
- Date of Death: 21.09.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Meath Cemetery, Villers-Guislain
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.A.8.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 2 St Davids Lane, Dundee
- Occupation: Apprentice Iron-turner, Blackness Foundry, Dundee
David Ormond, 2 St Davids Lane, Dundee
More about John Ormond
John Ormond 26540 Scottish Rifles
Private John Ormond, Scottish Rifles, son of Mr David Ormond, 2 St David’s Lane, Dundee, has been killed in action. Private Ormond, who was twenty years of age, enlisted when he was eighteen in the Scottish Rifles, and had been eighteen months in France. He had been twice wounded, and was formerly an apprentice iron turner in Blackness Foundry.
Dundee Courier 12th October 1918
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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