Private George Dunn

Private George H. Dunn, 1st Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. He was killed in action in Belgium on 11th April 1918 during the German Spring Offensive on the River Lys defending the Battalion trenches against German attacks. He is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Flanders, Belgium. He had been born in Coldingham and had enlisted in Glasgow. The photographs show Allied troops in rather makeshift defences preparing to resist the advancing Germans.

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