Robert Colville Scott

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 48300
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 5th/6th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 21
  • Date of Death: 11.08.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Bouchoir New British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: V.B.29.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 4 Bain Square, Dundee
  • Occupation: Confectioner, Lindsay & Low, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Jane Colville Scott, Dunblane, Perthshire

  • Father:

    John Scott, Dunblane, Perthshire

  • Siblings:

    Brother

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Robert Colville Scott

Robert Colville Scott   48300   Royal Scots

Former Confectioner Killed

Private R. C. Scott, son of Mr J. Scott, fish merchant, 4 Bain Square, was killed in action on 11th August.  Private Scott was 21 years of age.  Before enlisting he was employed as a confectioner with Lindsay & Low, Limited.  A brother is serving with the Fife and Forfar Yeomanry.

Dundee Courier 10th September 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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