Charles Souter

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 635048
  • Rank: Driver
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 206th Brigade, 'C' Battery
  • Place of Death: London
  • Age at Death: 30
  • Date of Death: 15.09.1918
  • Burial Country: Scotland
  • Cemetery: Dundee Eastern Necropolis
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: LL.5.578

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 21 Hill Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Carter, Mackay & Robbie, Contractors, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Margaret Souter, 14 Rosebank St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Harry, born 28.02.1917, Albert, born 15.04.1911, William, born 01.06.1913 & Margaret, born 29.05.1915.

More about Charles Souter

Charles Souter   635048   Royal Field Artillery

Three-and-a-Half Years Out.

Information has been received that Driver Charles Souter, R.F.A., who formerly resided at 21 Hill Street, has died in a London Hospital from wounds received in action on 21st July.  Deceased, who was a member of the city battery for over ten years, was mobilised at the outbreak of war, and has been on active service for three-and-a-half years.  He was, prior to enlisting, employed as a carter with Messrs Mackay & Robbie, contractors, Dundee.  Driver Souter leaves a widow and four children.

Dundee Courier 17th September 1918

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell, grave marker image courtesy of Bob Thomson

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