Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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Andrew Watson Swan
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Cowdenbeath
- Service no: 8489
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 14.09.1914
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Chauny Communal Cemetery British Extension
- Grave/Mem Ref no: 6.A.2.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 11 Thistle St, Cowdenbeath
Jane Manson Swan, 54 Lochgelly Rd, Cowdenbeath
George Swan, 17 Crichton St, Dundee
James & Thomas
More about Andrew Watson Swan
Andrew was the brother of Sgt James Swan, S/9951, 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders, who was killed in action 14.09.1914 and L/Cpl Thomas Swan, 3/3854, 2nd Battalion Black Watch, who died of wounds, 21.01.1916.
Andrew Watson Swan 8489 Cameron Highlanders
Mrs Stewart brother, Private Andrew Swan, Cameron Highlanders, 11 Thistle Street, Cowdenbeath, killed at the Aisne.
Part of a report in the :―
Dundee Evening Telegraph 11th August 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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