Charles Scott

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/7900
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 12.04.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Aubigney Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: II.A.43.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 11 Balgay St, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Elizabeth Scott, 11 Balgay St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Alexander Scott, 11 Balgay St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Charles Scott

Charles Scott   S/7900   Seaforth Highlanders

Footballers in Dundee district will be sad to hear of the death in action of Charles Scott, a prominent member of the Leith Central Football Club.  Deceased enlisted in the Seaforth Highlanders some time after the war was declared, and went to the front shortly afterwards. Some time ago he was severely wounded, and after recovery returned to the trenches.  Scott was a prominent footballer having played for Rangers, St Johnston and Forfar Athletic.

Dundee People’s Journal 21st April 1917

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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