Name:-   Smyth, Colin

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   22

Rank:-   Corporal

Number:-  265107

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  6th Bn., Black Watch (Royal highlanders)

Date of death:-   23rd April 1917

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Arras Memorial, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    Bay 6

Family information:-    Son of Isabella Smyth

Extra information:-

1910 Census

Library Cottage, Fearn, Forfarshire

Isabella Smyth, daughter, 26, housekeeper, b. Glamis, Forfarshire

William Smyth, head, 64, librarian church, b. Alyth, Perthshire

ALSO

6, Upper Mill Street, Blairgowrie, Perthshire

Agnes McDougall, head, housekeeper, b. Forfar

Charles Thomson, son, 29, calendar worker, b. Blairgowrie

Colin Smythe, grandson (son of Charles), 6, scholar, b. Glamis

James Grant, grandson (son of Charles), 6, scholar, b. Blairgowrie

Lindoses Grant, granddaughter (daughter of Charles), 8 months, b. Blairgowrie

 

Blairgowrie Advertiser 16 January 1915 page 6 - Promotion of Blairgowrie Soldier - Private Colin Smyth, 32 Perth Street, Blairgowrie, to be a Lance-Corporal.

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