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: Dundee
- Service no: 202929
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
- Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 19.09.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Moeuvres Communal Cemetery Extension
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.A.6.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 197 Strathmartine Rd, Dundee
More about David Shepherd
Attached from the Royal Engineers.
David Shepherd 202929 Royal Engineers, attached Royal Scots Fusiliers
Sapper David Shepherd, Royal Engineers, attached Royal Scots Fusiliers, has been killed in action. His wife resides at 197 Strathmartine Road, Dundee. Sapper Shepherd enlisted over three years ago, and had served in Egypt, being transferred to France about six months ago. Deceased, who was the son of the late Mr Peter Shepherd, slater, was for many years foreman with Mr John Carnegie, Seafield Road, Dundee.
Dundee Courier 8th November 1918
Information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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