David John JACKSON

JACKSON, David John

Service Number: 782
Enlisted: 1 March 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 43rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Kapunda, South Australia, February 1898
Home Town: Kapunda, Light, South Australia
Schooling: Kapunda Convent School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 10 June 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kapunda District Honour Board, Kapunda Dutton Park Memorial Gardens WW1 Plaque, Kapunda and District Fallen Soldiers Monument, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

1 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 782, Adelaide, South Australia
9 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 782, 43rd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '18' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Afric embarkation_ship_number: A19 public_note: ''
9 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 782, 43rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Adelaide
10 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 782, 43rd Infantry Battalion, Battle of Messines

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