David Milner Simpson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/17441
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 25.08.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 94 to 96

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 4 McVicars Lane, Perth Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Christina Simpson, 4 McVicars Lane, Dundee

  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
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More about David Milner Simpson

David has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

David Simpson   S/17441   Black Watch

SIMPSON—Killed in action, 25th August, Private David Simpson, Black Watch, only son of Mr and Mrs Simpson, 4 M’Vicar’s Lane, Perth Road.

Dundee Peoples Journal 15th September 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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