Name:- Anderson, James
Age :- 37
Regiment / Ship:- 10th/11th Bn., Highland Light Infantry
Date of death:- Friday 23rd November, 1917
Cemetery / Memorial:- Level Crossing Cemetery, Fampoux, France
Area of Cemetery / Memorial:- II.C.42.
Family information:- Son of Peter Anderson, "Roselea", Perth Road, Blairgowrie.
In the 1881 census there are three Peter Anderson's listed, one living at 71, Perth Street, Blairgowrie, another at 33 Perth Street, Blairgowrie, and the third at 30 Union Street, Blairgowrie. I am not sure which is the father of James.
Marriage in Alyth of a Peter Anderson and Jessie Stirling dated as 23rd August 1869, and Peter Anderson and Catherine Young at Blairgowrie on 3rd June 1857.
A Military History of Perthshire 1899 - 1902
Here there is mention of a James Anderson, Black Watch....Enlisted 1897. Served in South African War,...1900 - 1902 (Queen's medal, with clasps "Cape Colony," "Paardeberg," "Driefontein," "Wittebergen," and "Transvaal"; King's medal, with clasps "South Africa, 1901," and "South Africa, 1902").
Is this the same person???
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