Great War Dundee
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:
- Service no: S/17126
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: Egypt
- Age at Death: 39
- Date of Death: 02.02.1919
- Burial Country: Egypt
- Cemetery: Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: C.170.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Ballater
Jessie Sandison, 25 Campbell St, Dundee
Charles Sandison, 25 Campbell St, Dundee
Andrew, David, Frank, Peter, Sam, Charles & William
More about John Sandison
John died of Malaria. He was the brother of Pte Andrew Sandison S/2833, 11th Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, who was killed in action 19.08.1916.
John Sandison S/17126 Black Watch
SANDISON___On the 2nd inst., at a General Hospital, of malaria, John Sandison 2nd Black Watch, E.E.F., late of Brechin, second son of the late Charles and Mrs Sandison, 25 Campbell Street, Lochee.
Dundee Courier 7th February 1919
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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