Thomas Paton

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 2744
  • Rank: Corporal
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  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 14.10.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 10A

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 32 Cotton Road, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mary Campbell Paton, 32 Cotton Rd, Dundee

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More about Thomas Paton

Thomas has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

Thomas Paton   2744   Black Watch

Mr and Mrs Paton, 32 Cotton Road, have been officially notified of the death of their son, Private Thomas Paton.  Private Paton, went to the front in the early days of the war, and participated in all the big engagements in which his regiment took part.

Dundee People’s Journal 4th November 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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