Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Perth
- Service no: S/8730
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: Iraq
- Age at Death: 21
- Date of Death: 17/01/1916
- Burial Country: Iraq
- Cemetery: Amara War Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I. B. 12.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Blairgowrie
- Address: 150 Ferry Road, Dundee
Jessie Rodgers, 150 Ferry Rd, Dundee
Charles Rodgers, 150 Ferry Rd, Dundee
More about Alexander Rodgers
Alex. Rodger S/8730 Black Watch
DUNDEE HIGHLANDER DIES OF WOUNDS.
Private Alex. Rodger, Black Watch, who has died of wounds, was a son of Mr Charles Rodger, 150 Ferry Road, Dundee. He had been formerly reported wounded and missing. Deceased was at one time resident in Blairgowrie and Coupar Angus.
Dundee Courier 26th October 1917
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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