Private James Fettis

Private James Fettis, 6th Battalion, Cameron Highlanders . He was killed in action in France during the German March Offensive on 28th March 1918, aged 25. He was the son of Jane and the late John Fettis of 20 Percy Avenue, Catchgate, Annfield Plain, Co. Durham and is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Arras, France. Thomas Fettis ( see above ) was his brother. He had been born in Wooler and had originally enlisted in the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The photograph shows a patrol of Camerons in a ruined village awaiting developments.

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