Name:- Scrimgeour, Peter M.
Age :- 22
Regiment / ship:- 1st Bn., Seaforth Highlanders
Date of death:- 9th May 1915
Cemetery / Memorial:- Le Touret Memorial, France
Area of cemetery / memorial :- Panel 38 and 39
Family information:- Son of James and Margaret Scrimgeour. Husband of Georgina Scrimgeour, "Upper Rossie Farm", Auchtermuchty, Fife.
Cairnie, St. Madoes, Perthshire
James Scrimgeour, head, 34, railway surface man, b. Perth, Perthshire
Margit Scrimgeour, wife, 27, b. Kinnaird, Perthshire
Peter Scrimgeour, son, 7, scholar, b. St. Madoes
Thomas Scrimgeour, son, 4, b. Forgandenny, Perthshire
Maggie Scrimgeour, daughter, 1, b. St. Madoes
Blairgowrie Advertiser 12th June 1915 page 8
"Cargill Man Killed"
Official intimation has been received of the death in action on 9th May of Peter M. Scrimgeour, eldest son of Mr. James Scrimgeour, Balhomie Farm, Cargill. Deceased who was only 22 years of age, leaves a widow and two children, who reside at Auchtermuchty. At one time deceased was driver in the H.Q. Coy of the A.S.C. at Perth. At the outbreak of War he was employed as a ploughman with Mr. Webster, Grange, Newburgh, and enlisted in the Seaforths'. He went to the Front in January.
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