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Pte. Peter Spelman


Peter Bennett
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SDGW states born and enlisted in Dundee. Is there any more information I could find on him.

Thank you

Peter

Name: SPELMAN

Initials: P

Nationality: United Kingdom

Rank: Private

Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers

Unit Text: 1st Bn.

Date of Death: 07/11/1914

Service No: 6707

Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead

Grave/Memorial Reference: I. A. 2.

Cemetery: LE TOUQUET-PARIS PLAGE COMMUNAL CEMETERY

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Hi the 1901 Census has him as 19 and the address as Barracks Ayr,(Royal Scots Fusiliers)

Gary.

1891 Census They are now in Perth.

Father--Philip

Mother- Mary

Brothers--Mathew age 15,Philip age 12

Sister-----Mary age 13

& Gran.Margaret

looks as if his dad was a prison Warder in Perth.

1901 Census,his dad is back in Dundee at 28 Bernard St.

Gary.F.

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Thanks very much Gary

He must have been a "regular" is it possible to find out when he enlisted.

Regards

Peter

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