Albert Stiven

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no:
  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion, attd 6th/7th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 24.01.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Peake Wood Cemetery, Fricourt
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: D.6.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address:
  • Occupation: McIntyre & Rae, Chartered Accountants, Reform St, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Jane Stiven “Fir Neuk” 335 Blackness Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    David Russel Stiven, “Fir Neuk” 335 Blackness Rd, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Albert Stiven

Albert Stiven   Royal Scots Fusiliers

DUNDEE OFFICER KILLED.

Lieutenant Albert Stiven, Royal Scots Fusiliers, younger son of Mr David R. Stiven Fir Neuk, Blackness Road, Dundee, has been killed in action.  Lieutenant Stiven, who was 19 years of age, was educated at Harris Academy, and was employed with Messrs McIntyre & Rae, chartered accountants, Reform Street.  He enlisted along with his companion, Lieutenant Douglas C. Ferguson, who was killed two days after his friend, in the Artists’ Rifles in November, 1915, and after a course of training received a commission in the Royal Scots Fusiliers.  He had been at the front since October Last.

Dundee Courier 30th January 1917

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

Can you tell us more about Albert Stiven? Some additional facts, a small story handed down through the family or perhaps a picture or an heirloom you can share online. Contact our curator...

THANK YOU for your interest in helping the Great War Dundee project. Please complete the short form below and a curator will contact you in the next few days.

    I am writing to: