Private Edward Linich was a Scottish soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in Edinburgh, the son of German parents Franz, a hairdresser by profession, and Ida Linich.

Linich died on 30 September 1918, during the Allied Hundred Days Offensive, while serving with the 17th (Service) Battalion (Roseberry), The Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) on the Western Front. He had married, to Minnie Mackay.

He is buried in Zantvoorde British Cemetery. 


  • Linich, E, Retrieved 8 February 2013.
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