Name:- Cameron, Peter
Age :- 18
Rank:- Lance Corporal
Regiment / ship:- 6th Bn., Royal Scots Fusillers
Date of death:- 25th August 1915
Cemetery / Memorial:- Vermelles British Cemetery, France
Area of cemetery / memorial :- I.F.20.
Family information:- Son of Donald Cameron and Agnes Dempster Cameron of "Mosswell", Prestwick, Ayrshire. Native of Blacklunans, Blairgowrie.
Donald Cameron, head, 31, railway engine stoker, b. Kirkmichael, Perthshire
Agnes Cameron, wife, 53, b. Collessie
Barbara J Cameron, daughter, 7, scholar, b. Collessie
Sarah Cameron, daughter, 5, b. Collessie
Peter Camerson, son, 3, b. CollessieJames D Cameron, son, 1, b. Collessie
On memorial at Netherton Church, Glenshee
Blairgowrie Advertiser 4th September 1915 page 4
"Blacklunans Soldier Falls to German Snipers"
"On Saturday last, information was received that Lance-Corporal Peter Cameron, Royal Scots Fusiliers, son of Mr. Donald Cameron, Mosswell, Prestwick, and grandson of Mr. & Mrs. Peter Cameron, Post Office, Blacklunans, has been killed in France. He was carrying sandbags to the Engineers when he was shot by a sniper. Lance-Corporal Cameron, who was only 18 years of age, and joined Kitchener's Army last autumn, had been about four months at the Front. He resided a good deal with his grandparents at Blacklunans, and was well known in the Glen, where he was a great favourite."
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