This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
Bernard Sylvester Sturrock
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no:
- Rank: Lieutenant
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 23
- Date of Death: 29.09.1915
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Loos Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 78 to 83
- Date of Birth: 10.05.1892
- Place of Birth:
- Occupation: R. C. Thomson & Murdoch, Chartered Accountants
Josephine Sturrock, “Ivanhoe” Bonnyrigg.
James Sylvester Sturrock, “Ivanhoe” Bonnyrigg
More about Bernard Sylvester Sturrock
Bernard has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial.
Bernard Sylvester Sturrock Black Watch
Lieut. B. S. Sturrock is a son of Mr James S. Sturrock, W.S. Edinburgh, and a nephew of Mr Archibald Sturrock, of the Dundee Savings Bank. He was in the office of Messrs R. C. Thomson & Murdoch, chartered accountants, and was well known in cricket and football circles. He was a prominent player in the ranks of the Forfarshire Club, and occasionally appeared for Panmure Rugby Club.
Dundee Courier 30th September 1915
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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