Great War Dundee
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: 4753
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 20
- Date of Death: 03/09/1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont-Hamel
- Grave/Mem Ref no: III.D.59.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 18 Crescent Lane, Dundee
Lizzie Williamson, 52 West Port, Dundee
George Williamson, 52 West Port, Dundee
Jemima Williamson, 60 North William St, Dundee
Catherine, born 22.07.1916
More about John Williamson
John Williamson 4753 Black Watch
WILLIAMSON___Killed in action, on 3rd September 1916, Private John Williamson, 4753, Black Watch, aged 20 years, beloved husband of Jemima Williamson, 18 Crescent Lane, Dundee.
also – second son of George and Lizzie Williamson, 52 West Port, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 23rd September 1916
John was the brother of L/Cpl Thomas Williamson, 21155,2nd Signal Company, Royal Engineers
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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