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: 31355
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
- Unit/Ship: 13th Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 19
- Date of Death: 01.08.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 11
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
David Smith, 21 Kerrs Lane, Lochee, Dundee
More about James Smith
James has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial.
He was one of three James Smiths from Dundee who served with the Royal Scots and who fell during the Great War.
Information supplied by Gary Thomson
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