Name :-   Edward, James

Nationality :-    UK

Age :-   23

Rank :-   Driver

Number :-  95959

Medal :-

Service :-  Army 

Regiment / ship :-  93rd. Bn., Ammunition Col., Royal Field Artillery

Date of death :-   19th September 1917

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium

Area of cemetery / memorial :-   V. C. 9.

Family information :-   Son of Thomas and Janet Mill Edward, 15, Campbell Street, Coupar Angus, Perthshire

Extra information :-

1901 Census

15, Campbell Street, Coupar Angus

Thomas Edward, head, 50, roadman, b. Caputh, Perthshire

Janet Edward, wife, 52, b. Leith, Midlothian

Robert M Edward, son, 15, factory worker general, b. Rattray, Perthshire

Ellen G Edward, daughter, 13, b. Kirkmichael, Perthshire

Janet M Edward, daughter, 10, scholar, b. Kirkmichael

James T Edward, son, 8, scholar, b. Kirkmichael


Monumental Inscription in Blairgowrie Cemetery


Loving Memory


Janet Mill

wife of Thomas Edward

who died at

15 Campbell Street, Coupar Angus

26th March 1919

also their son


who died of wounds in Belgium 

19th September 1917

also John McAllister

Husband of Helen Edward

and son-in-law of above

who was lost at sea 28th October 1918

aged 33 years

and the above Thomas Edward

who died at

15, Campbell Street, Coupar Angus

26th September 1927

aged 77 years

I think this is John McAllister as listed on the CWGC site:-  John Livingstone McAllister, trimmer cook, Royal Naval Reserve, H.M. Trawler “Thomas Cornwell”.  Died 29/10/1918.  Service number 96TC.  Portsmouth Naval Memorial reference 31.


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