This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
Robert C. O'Shea
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dunkeld
- Service no: 292683
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st/7th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 22
- Date of Death: 23/04/1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Brown's Copse Cemetery, Roeux
- Grave/Mem Ref no: III.B.16.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 174 Overgate, Dundee
Margaret O’Shea, 23 Castle St, Dundee
Annie & Leo
More about Robert C. O'Shea
Robert C. O’Shea 292683 Black Watch
O’SHEA___Previously reported missing, now officially reported killed in action, on 23rd April, Corporal Robert C. O’Shea, Scottish Horse, attached Black Watch, beloved son of Mrs O’Shea, 174 Overgate, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 16th June 1917.
Robert is believed to be the brother of Pte Leo O’Shea, 315286, 13th Battalion Black Watch.
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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