Henry Scullin

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 24345
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 32
  • Date of Death: 03.05.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Arras Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 5

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 15 Erskine Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Agnes Scullin, 23 Smalls Wynd, Dundee

  • Father:

    John Scullin, 23 Smalls Wynd, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    David, Elizabeth, John & Sarah

  • Spouse:

    Elizabeth Scullin, 15 Erskine St, Dundee

  • Children:

More about Henry Scullin

Henry has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial. He was the brother of Signaller John Scullin, Clyde 1/199, H.M.S. Vivid, who died of Pneumonia 24.02.1919.

Henry Scullin   24345   Royal Scots Fusiliers

SCULLINPreviously reported missing on May 3rd, 1917, now officially reported killed on that date, Private Harry Scullin, R.S.F., dearly beloved twin-son of the late James Scullin and Mrs Scullin, 23 Small’s Wynd, Dundee, in his 32nd year. Also his twin-sister, Sarah Scullin, who died on the 3rd August 1917. –  Inserted by his mother and Nellie, also by his sorrowing wife.

Dundee People’s Journal 16th March 1916

SCULLINIn loving remembrance of Henry Scullin, 1st R.S.F., killed in action May 1917, aged 32 years. – Inserted by his sorrowing mother and family, 23 Small’s Wynd, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 3rd May 1919

Additional information supplied by Gary Thomson and Michael Caldwell

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