James Christie Stirton

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 1098
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 25.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 78 to 83

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 103 Strathmartine Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Maggie Stirton, 103 Strathmartine Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    William Stirton, 103 Strathmartine Rd, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Agnes Lizzie, David & George

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Christie Stirton

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial. He previously enlisted in 1906 as a private, No 705.

James Christie Stirton   1098   Black Watch

STIRTON—In loving memory of our dear brother, Lance-Corporal James C. Stirton, Black Watch, who fell in action, 25th September, youngest son of William Stirton, 103 Strathmartine Road Dundee.

Dundee Courier 28th September 1918

Additional Information and photo kindly supplied by Gary Fitzpatrick, further information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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