This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 7481
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 30
- Date of Death: 05.10.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen
- Grave/Mem Ref no: B.20.13.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Birkhill
- Address: 26 Logie Street, Lochee, Dundee
Mary Ritchie, 27 Cobden St, Lochee, Dundee
James Ritchie, 27 Cobden St, Dundee
Mrs W. H. Thompson, 46 North St, Dundee & Euphemia Ritchie
Robina Ritchie, 26 Logie St, Lochee, Dundee
More about John Ritchie
Next of kin listed as Robina Campbell, 26 Logie St, Lochee, Dundee.
John Ritchie 7481 Black Watch
RITCHIE—Died from wounds, on the 5th October, 1916, Private John Ritchie, Black Watch (R.H.), Signalling Section, aged 30 years, dearly beloved husband of Robina Ritchie, 26 Logie Street, Lochee. Also beloved son of James and Mary Ritchie, 27 Cobden Street, Lochee, and his eldest sister, Mrs W. H. Thompson, 46 North Street, also his youngest sister Euphemia.
Dundee Peoples Journal 14th October 1916
Additional Information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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