James Cross Stiven

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 11066
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Irish Guards
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 15.07.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 11

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 28 Nelson St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    David Stiven, 28 Nelson St, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Andrew, John and 1 other brother (name unknown)

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Cross Stiven

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial. He was the brother of Guardsman Andrew Stiven, 1st Battalion, Scots Guards, who was killed in action 15.09.1916 and Gunner John Stiven, 175631, 463rd Battery, Royal Field Artillery

James Stiven   11066   Irish Guards

STIVEN___Killed in action, on 15th July, Pte. James Stiven, No 11066, Irish Guards, fourth son of Mr and Mrs David Stiven, 28 Nelson Street, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 4th August 1917

Information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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