This is one of a series of posts to mark the international Rugby players who died during The Great War. If anyone has further information on the men concerned, I’d be most grateful if it could be added to the thread. Gareth Howie, David Dickie played for Scotland Internationals: 7 : 1912 F+ W- I- E+ SA- ; 1913 F+ W- David Howie was born in 1888 at Rosebery Temple, Midlothian, son of Archibald and Jessie Howie of The Grange, Kinghorn, Fife; husband of Marie Winifred Howie of 1 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh. Played as a Lock/Prop for: Kirkaldy High School, Kirkaldy Remarks: Brother of Robert Howie - 4 caps in 1924. War service: Lieutenant, 2nd Highland Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. He died on 19 January 1916, in Cairo, and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery [Grave D. 267].