This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 890996
- Rank: Driver
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
- Unit/Ship: 23rd Divisional Ammunition Column
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 17
- Date of Death: 02.10.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: The Huts Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: IX.C.1.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
- Address: 10 Kirk Street, Lochee, Dundee
Margaret Turnbull, 10 Kirk St, Lochee
More about Frederick Turnbull
At the time of his death, Frederick was only 17 years old. He was the brother of Pte Alexander Turnbull, 50977, 2/8th Battalion Kings Liverpool Regiment, who was killed in action. 28.10.1917.
Fred Turnbull 890996 Royal Field Artillery
TURNBULL—Killed in action, on 2d October, Driver Fred Turnbull, R.F.A., aged 17½ years, youngest son of Mr and Mrs J. Turbull, 10 Kirk Street, Lochee.
Dundee Peoples Journal 24th November 1917
Additional information supplied by Gary Thomson and Michael Caldwell
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