This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
George N. Ramsay
- Date of enlistment: November 1915
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 645769
- Rank: Gunner
- Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
- Unit/Ship: 51st Ammunition Column
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 29
- Date of Death: 10.10.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Etaples Military Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: LXVIII.H.2.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 62 Blackscroft, Dundee
- Occupation: Clerk, Dundee Gasworks
James Ramsay, 62 Blackscroft, Dundee
Walter Finlay Ramsay
More about George N. Ramsay
George was the son of Mr & Mrs James Ramsay, 62 Blackscroft, and the brother of Pte Walter Finlay Ramsay S/17346, of the 8th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders, who was killed in action 15.05.1918.
George N. Ramsay 645769 Royal Field Artillery
Mr and Mrs James Ramsay, 62 Blackscroft, have received official intimation that their eldest son, Gunner George N. Ramsay, R.F.A., died of wounds on the 10th inst. Gunner Ramsay enlisted in November, 1915, and had been in France for two and a half years. Before joining up he was employed as a clerk in Dundee Gas Works. This is the second loss Mr and Mrs Ramsay have sustained in the war, their youngest son, Private Walter F. Ramsay having been killed in action on May 15, 1918.
Dundee Courier 22nd October 1918
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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