Service No: 2454
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 15/06/1915
Theatre of Death: Gallipolli
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers (2nd (Lowland) Field Coy.)
Cemetery: Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Mellin of 2 McAlpine Place, Rutherglen.
Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Mrs. Mellin, 2 McAlpine Place, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s effects information: Mother Rosina and sister Jeannie Mellin.
1901 census information:
Address: 2 McAlpine Place, Rutherglen.
Father: John (40) paper mill hammerman, born about 1861 in England.
Mother: Rosina (38) born about 1863 in Ireland.
Sister: Rosina (18) overhauler in paper mill, born about 1883 in Glasgow.
Brother: Charles (15) railway telegraph boy, born about 1886 in Glasgow.
Brother: John (11) born about 1890 in Glasgow.
Self: Peter (6) born about 1895 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Jane (3) born about 1898 in Rutherglen.