This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
David Smith Stewart
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: S/43147
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 27
- Date of Death: 26/04/1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Guemappe British Cemetery, Wancourt
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.B.19.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 41 Cobden Street, Lochee.
- Occupation: Camperdown Jute Works, Dundee
More about David Smith Stewart
David Smith Stewart S/43147 Black Watch
LOCHEE FOOTBALLER KILLED.
Mrs Stewart, 41 Cobden Street, Lochee, has been informed that her husband, Private David Smith Stewart, Black Watch, was killed in action on 26th April. Deceased, who was 27 years of age, was a well-known football player in junior teams in Lochee, being connected with the Fernbank and Renton teams, while he was also a member of the battalion football team. He joined the colours shortly after the outbreak of war, and was previously employed in Camperdown Jute Works.
Dundee Courier 15th May 1917
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