James Stormont

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 4227
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 23
  • Date of Death: 03/09/1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont-Hamel
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VII.B.16.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: Gardeners Cottage, Liff
  • Occupation: Gardener, Westgreen Asylum, Liff
  • Mother:

    Margaret Stormont, Gardeners Cottage, Liff

  • Father:

    James Stormont

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Stormont

James Stormont   4227   Black Watch


Intimation has been received of the death in action on 3rd September of Corporal James Stormont, of the Black Watch, a son of Mr James Stormont, gardener, at Westgreen Asylum, Liff.  Corporal Stormont, who was about 23 years of age, was prior to enlistment, a gardener along with his father at Westgreen.

Dundee Courier 14th September 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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