James Young Simpson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dunkeld
  • Service no: 150568
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Dragoons
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 26
  • Date of Death: 23.03.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Pozieres Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 2

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 7 Arklay St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Jessie Simpson, 7 Arklay St, Dundee

  • Father:

    John Simpson

  • Siblings:

    3 Brothers

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Young Simpson

James Young Simpson   150568   Royal Dragoons

Trooper James Young Simpson, Royal Dragoons, killed in action, was the fourth son of the late Mr John Simpson and Mrs Simpson, 7 Arklay Street, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 17th April 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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