Charles Morris Scotland

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 23100
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
  • Unit/Ship: 10th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 23
  • Date of Death: 13.08.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 4D

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 18 Taylor Street, Lochee.
  • Occupation: Carter, John Findlay, Carriers, Lochee
  • Mother:

    Mary Ramsay Scotland

  • Father:

    Duncan Anderson Scotland

  • Siblings:

    1 Brother

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Charles Morris Scotland

Charles has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

Charles Scotland   23100   Scottish Rifles

LOCHEE SOLDIER FALLS.

Intimation has been received by Mrs Scotland, 18 Taylor Street, Lochee, of the death in action on 13th August of her son, Pte. Charles Scotland, Scottish Rifles. Previous to joining the colours some six months ago, deceased was employed as a carter by Mr John Findlay, contractor, Lochee.  He has been at the front for about three months.  Deceased was 23 years of age.  Mrs Scotland has a son serving in the R.A.F.

Dundee Courier 8th September 1916

Additional Information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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