Scottish National War MemorialPte Thomas WILKIE, 1780, of Unknown Unit attached to THE BLACK WATCH ROYAL HIGHLANDERS, was born in Auchterarder Perth. He died on 30 July 1916 F&F. He is listed on the roll of THE BLACK WATCH (ROYAL HIGHLANDERS). The cause of death is given as Killed in action. Other information given: latterly 20135 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry).
Soldiers' WillsPRIVATE THOMAS WILKIE, 20135, MACHINE GUN CORPS (INFANTRY) killed in action on 30/07/1916 in FRANCE AND FLANDERS
Commonwealth War Graves CommissionPrivate THOMAS WILKIE, 20135, served in the 153rd Coy. of the Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). He died on 30 July 1916 in France at the age of 23 and is buried in THIEPVAL MEMORIAL and is commemorated on Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C. Additional information given: SON OF JAMES AND ALLISON WILKIE, OF BURNBANK, AUCHTERARDER, PERTHSHIRE.
War MemorialPrivate Thomas Wilkie, 1/6th, Black Watch, is commemorated on the War Memorial at Auchterarder.
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Soldiers Died in the Great WarPrivate Thomas Wilkie, 20135, (Infantry), Machine Gun Corps, was killed in action on 30 Jul 1916 in France and Flanders. He enlisted at Auchterarde. Additional information: Formerly 1780, R. High.
Auchterarder Roll of HonourPrivate Thomas WILKIE lived at Castleton, Auchterarder. He enlisted 5th August 1914 in the 1/6th battalion of the Black Watch. Home service 8 months. Served France. Killed. He died 30th July 1916.