Name :- Whitehead, David
Nationality :- Canadian
Age :- 27
Rank :- Private
Number :- 138728
Medal :- D.C.M.
Service :- Army
Regiment / ship :- 3rd. Bn., Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Date of death :- 30th August 1918
Cemetery / Memorial :- Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt, France
Area of cemetery / memorial :- I. B. 51.
Family information :- Son of D. and Helen Whitehead, Glenavon, Saskatchewan. Born at Blairgowrie, Perthshire
Extra information :-
Canadian Attestation papers say he was born in Perth, on 30th May 1890. he was a labourer. He joined up on 18th July 1915. His next-of-kin was David, his father. He was 5ft 71/2 inches tall. He was of medium complextion, with brown eyes and hair. He had a scar on his left wrist, and a tattoo of a girl on his right arm.
Tullyneddy, Clunie, Perthshire
David Whitehead, head, 34, ploughman, b. Coupar, Fifeshire
Helen Whitehead, wife, 52, b. Kinfauns, Perthshire
Robert Whitehead, son, 13, scholar, b. Abernethy, Perthshire
Mary Whitehead, daughter, 11, scholar, b. Perth, Perthshire
David Whitehead, son, 9, scholar, b. Blackford, Perthshire
William Whitehead, son, 8, scholar, b. Muthill, Perthshire
John Whitehead, son, 5, scholar, b. Muthill
Euphemia Whitehead, daughter, 3, b. Draw (?) Perthshire