Noel Sutherland

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: October 1914
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  • Rank: Lieutenant
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  • Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 21.11.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Cambrai Memorial, Louverval
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Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 1893
  • Place of Birth: Rothesay
  • Address: McCheyne Memorial Manse
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  • Mother:

    Christina Sutherland, 5 Blackness Ave, Dundee

  • Father:

    Rev. Andrew N. Sutherland, 5 Blackness Ave, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    George and 4 other Brothers (names unknown)

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  • Children:

More about Noel Sutherland

Noel Sutherland   Lieutenant   Seaforth Highlanders


The Rev. A. N. Sutherland, McCheyne Memorial U.F. Church, Dundee, yesterday received intimation that his son, Lieutenant Noel Sutherland, Seaforth Highlanders, had been killed in action on 21st November.

Lieutenant Sutherland was born at Rothesay in 1893, and was educated at the Public School there, and also at the Harris Academy, Dundee.

He was at the West of Scotland Agricultural College at Glasgow, where he was a distinguished student, and was entering on his second session when war broke out.

He enlisted in October, 1914, as a driver in the Highland Field Company of the Royal Engineers, and after being in France for some time was afterwards commissioned to the Seaforth Highlanders.

Mr Sutherland has a son a lieutenant in the Gordon Highlanders.

Dundee Courier 1st December 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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