Andrew Connell
Queen’s South Africa Medal with 2 clasps Cape Colony and Driefontein
683 PTE A CONNELL SCOTS GDS
Private Connell served in "F" Company of the first
battalion Scots Guards. He arrived in South Africa
on November 14, 1899 and died prematurely only 4
months later. He is buried at the President Ave.
cemetery in Bloemfontein along with 1,730 other
souls; more than 1,600 of whom died from disease
including
Pte. McCabe of the Gordon Highlanders