This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
David Clark Skinner
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 200365
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 4th/5th Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 26.09.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 94 to 96
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Auchtermuchty, Fife
Robert P. Skinner, Inverbay House, Invergowrie
More about David Clark Skinner
David has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.
David Skinner 200365 Black Watch
SKINNER___Pte. David Skinner, Black Watch, son of Mr Skinner, Inverbay, missing. He was one of the original Black Watch, and fought under Lieut-Col. Walker, during the first stages of the war, and went through the battles of Neuve Chapelle, Festubert and Loos.
Dundee People’s Journal 3rd November 1917
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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