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: 9100
- Rank: Lance Corporal
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 27
- Date of Death: 23.04.1915
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 22
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
George Stevenson c/o Brodie 61 Lochee Rd, Dundee
More about John Stevenson
John has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial. His father George was the Pipe Major for the Kings Own Scottish Borderers.
John Stevenson 9100 Kings Own Scottish Boarders
DUNDEE PIPER KILLED IN ACTION.
Lance-Corporal Stevenson, a piper in the 1st K.O.S.B., who has been killed in action. Lance-Corporal Stevenson was a grandson of Mr George Stevenson, blacksmith, Loons Road, Dundee.
Dundee Courier 4th April 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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