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: 16622
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
- Unit/Ship: 11th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 36
- Date of Death: 29.08.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Arras Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 1 & 2
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 14 Balgay Street, Lochee, Dundee
- Occupation: Dock Labourer
Agnes Stewart, 14 Balgay St, Lochee, Dundee
More about James Stewart
James has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial.
James Stewart 16622 Royal Scots
DUNDEE ROYAL SCOT KILLED.
Official intimation has been received by Mrs James Stewart, 14 Balgay Street, Dundee, that her husband, Private James Stewart, Royal Scots, who had been reported missing since August, 1916, is now reported killed.
Pte. Stewart, who was 36 years of age, had been ten months out in France.
Prior to enlistment he was employed as a dock labourer.
Dundee Courier 11th July 1917
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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