Name:-   Fyffe, Alexander

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   19

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  351301

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  9th Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)

Date of death:-    Saturday 25th August 1917

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Wes-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    Panel 94 to 96

Family information:-    Son of James Cook Fyffe and Kate Luckie Fyffe

1891 Census

29, High Street, Lochee, Angus

Alexander Fyffe, head, cloth inspector “hues”, b. Glamis, Forfarshire

Isabella Fyffe, wife, 50, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Mary Ann Fyffe, daughter, 21, dressmaker, b. Dundee

James Cook Fyffe, son, 18, iron joiners apprentice, b. Dundee

William A Fyffe, son, 15, student chemishe (chemist), b. Dundee

1901Census

29, High Street, Lochee, Forfarshire

James C Fyffe, head, 28, machine maker, b. Dundee

Catherine C Fyffe, head, 25, housekeeper, b. Dundee

Alexander Fyffe, son, 3, b. Lochee, Forfarshire

Extra information:-

According to the Blairgowrie High School Register, Alexander left Blairgowrie High School on 30th June, 1913. He was born on 31st March, 1898.  At one point during his schooling he was living, with the family, on the Dunkeld Road, Blairgowrie.

Blairgowrie Cemetery

 

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