Name :-   Brough, John Forbes

Nationality :-   South African

Age :-   36

Rank :-   Private

Number :-  17250

Medal :-

Service :-   Army

Regiment / ship :-  2nd Reg., (inf.) South African Infantry

Date of death :-   4th May 1918

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-  Panel 15-16 and 16A 

Family information :-   Son of Thomas and Catherine Brough, Snaigo Cottage, Dunkeld, Perthshire; husband of Margaret Brough, 21 George Street, Claudelands, Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand; brother of James Brough (sic.)

Extra information :-  Seems well travelled!  Born in Scotland, living in New Zealand, Serving for South Africa, and dying in France.

1891 Census

Snaigow Cottage, Caputh, Perthshire

Thomas Brough, head, 41, ploughman, b. Little Dunkeld, Perthshire

Catherine Brough, wife, 38, b. Little Dunkeld

David Brough, son, 11, scholar, b. Little Dunkeld

Thomas Brough, son, 7, scholar, b. Little Dunkeld

James Gray Brough, son, 7 weeks, b. Caputh

1901 Census

Craigintaggart Cottage, Caputh, Perthshire

Thomas Brough, head, 51, ploughman on farm, b. Little Dunkeld

Catherine Brough, wife, 48, b. Little Dunkeld

David Brough, wife, 21, carter (general), b. Little Dunkeld

James G Brough, son, 10, scholar, b. Little Dunkeld

1901 Census

Perth District Lunatic Asylum, Murthly, Perthshire

John Brough, servant, 19, lunatic asylum attendant, b. Little Dunkeld