David DOBSON

DOBSON, David

Service Numbers: 209, 3289
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 59th Infantry Battalion
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1870
Home Town: Alexandra, Murrindindi, Victoria
Schooling: Acheron and Clydebank State Schools, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: School Teacher
Died: Killed in Action, France, 19 July 1916
Cemetery: Rue-du-Bois Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix
Plot II, Row A, Grave No.1
Memorials: Alexandra War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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Boer War Service

8 Sep 1900: Involvement Australian and Colonial Military Forces - Boer War Contingents, Lance Corporal, 209, 2nd Victorian Mounted Rifles

World War 1 Service

11 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, 3289, 8th Infantry Battalion
11 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, 3289, 8th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Nestor, Adelaide
19 Jul 1916: Involvement Sergeant, 3289, 59th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 59th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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