James Stott

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 4923
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 34
  • Date of Death: 14.09.1914
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no:

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 18.01.1883
  • Place of Birth: Montrose
  • Address: 38 Kincardine Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Soldier
  • Mother:

    Robina Napier Stott, (22.03.1856 – 19.08.1928) 38 Kincardine St, Dundee

  • Father:

    William Stott (31.08.1851 – 09.07.1923)

  • Siblings:

    David Napier, William, George, Andrew, Alexander & Robert, Margaret Ann (1891-1971), Jane (1896-1960’s) and Robina (1898-1960’s)

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Stott

James has no known grave but is remembered on the La Ferte Memorial.

James Stott   4923   Cameron Highlanders

Lance-Corporal James Stott, Cameron Highlanders, 38 Kincardine Street, Dundee (missing).

Dundee People’s Journal 22nd April 1916

STOTT—In memory of our dear son, 4923 Corporal James Stott, Cameron Highlanders, who was killed on or about 14th September, 1914, son of Mr and Mrs William Stott, 38 Kincardine Street, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 15th September 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Andrew Hughes, further additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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