Thomas Webster

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 32331
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Defence Corps
  • Unit/Ship:
  • Place of Death:
  • Age at Death: 52
  • Date of Death: 14.08.1917
  • Burial Country: Scotland
  • Cemetery: Dundee (Balgay) Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: O.4.597

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 2 Annfield Row, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    William

  • Spouse:

    Mary Ann Webster, 2 Annfield Row , Dundee

  • Children:

More about Thomas Webster

The original Roll of honour had this entry as I. Webster 32331 R.D.C. That service number is actually allocated to Pte Thomas Webster of the Royal Defence Corps. Thomas originally served with the Black Watch, 4616.

He was the brother of Pte William Webster, 10522, 2nd Battalion Royal Scots Fusliers, who was killed in action 31.10.1914.

Thomas Webster   32331   Royal Defence Corps

WEBSTER—At a war hospital, suddenly, on 14th August, No. 32331 Private Thomas Webster, R.D.C., aged 52 years, beloved husband of Mary Ann Murray, 2 Annfield Row, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 28th May 1917

Information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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