David Stewart

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/20621
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/7th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 28.03.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Flesquieres Hill British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: IV.B.24.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Milkman, Carse of Gowrie Dairy Co
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    Andrew Stewart, 24 Park Wynd, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Henry and 1 other brother (name unknown)

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about David Stewart

David Stewart   S/20621  Gordon Highlanders

DUNDEE FAMILY’S HEAVY LOSS.

Mr Andrew Stewart, 24 Park Wynd, Dundee, has received intimation that his son, Pte. David Stewart, Gordon Highlanders, who was captured on March 21 last, died from wounds on the 28th of that month.  Deceased, who was 19 years of age, was formerly a milk salesman with Carse of Gowrie Dairy Co.  Mr Stewart had another son, Sergt. Henry Stewart, Black Watch, who made the supreme sacrifice in July, 1916, while he has still a son serving with the Black Watch in Egypt.

Dundee Courier 3rd December 1918

David was the brother of Sgt Henry W. Stewart, 877, 1st Battalion Black Watch, who was killed in action 14.07.1916.

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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