James Petrie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 88725
  • Rank: Driver
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  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Unit/Ship: 203rd Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 21
  • Date of Death: 26.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: La Neuville British Cemetery, Corbie
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.D.68.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Detroit, U.S.A.
  • Address: 81 Ure St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Margaret Petrie, 81 Ure St, Dundee

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More about James Petrie


James Petrie   88725   Royal Engineers

PETRIEDied of wounds, on 26th July 1916, Driver James Petrie, Royal Engineers, aged 21 years, oldest beloved son of the late John Petrie and Mrs Petrie, 81 Ure Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his mother and sister Daisy.

Dundee People’s Journal 19th August 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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