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Private Matthew Eliot Hendrie

2nd Battalion Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 8148

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Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 239 Main St, Coatbridge

Died

Died of Wounds (gun shot) 08/12/1916 in a Boulogne Hospital

Enlisted

Coatbridge 08/1914

Employed

Lochrin Iron Works / Reservist

Age

26

Buried / Remembered

Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

Family Information

Son of John and Margaret of 239 Main St, Coatbridge. Brother of Lance Corporal George Hendrie of the 12th Battalion Highland Light Infantry who was Killed in Action on the 21/05/1916 (see index)

Additional Information

Matthew was a Reservist and was called up at the outbreak of war. Newspaper reports states Matthew was seriously wounded by gun shot and was lying in a Boulogne Hospital (see photos). He subsequently died of these wounds

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