Walter Finlay Ramsay

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/17346
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 8th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 15.5.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Wanquentin Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.F.23.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 62 Blackscroft, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mary Ramsay

  • Father:

    James Ramsay, 62 Blackscroft, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    George N. Ramsay

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Walter Finlay Ramsay

Walter was the son of Mr & Mrs James Ramsay, 62 Blackscroft, Dundee, and the brother of Gunner George N. Ramsay 645769, of the 51st Ammunition Column, R.F.A. killed in action 10.10.1918.

Walter Findlay Ramsay   S/17346   Seaforth Highlanders

RAMSAY—Killed in action on 15th May 1918, Walter F. Ramsay, Seaforth Highlanders, son of Mr and Mrs Ramsay, 62 Blackscroft, Dundee.

Dundee Peoples Journal 26th October 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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