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: 32331
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Defence Corps
- 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
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 2 Annfield Row, Dundee
Mary Ann Webster, 2 Annfield Row , Dundee
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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