Name:-   Tait, John

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-    17

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  519625

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  1st Bn., Gordon Highlanders

Date of death:-   29th September 1915

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    IV.G.2.

Family information:-    Son of John and Isabella Tait, Rattray

Extra information:-

Blairgowrie Advertiser 2nd October 1915 page 3

There is a large article on this page of the newspaper, which tells of the deaths of Mj. G.D. MacPherson; Captain W.F.Proctor; Private T. Craigie and Private John Tate.

Blairgowrie Advertiser 9th October, page 3.

Here is another large article on Maj. MacPherson and Captain J. Tait.

 

I can find no entry for the family in the 1901 census.  Wrongly transcribed?

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