David DOUGLAS MM

Poppy

DOUGLAS, David

Service Number: 2595
Enlisted: 26 May 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 11th Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Wedderburn, Victoria, 1889
Home Town: Wedderburn, Loddon, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 1 October 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)*
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

26 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2595, Brisbane, Queensland
16 Aug 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2595, 9th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Kyarra, Brisbane
16 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2595, 9th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
17 Mar 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Gunner, 11th Field Artillery Brigade
7 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 2595, 11th Field Artillery Brigade , Messines
7 Jun 1917: Honoured Military Medal, Messines
22 Jul 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 2595, 11th Field Artillery Brigade , Warneton, GSW (back)
1 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 2595, 11th Field Artillery Brigade , Polygon Wood

Help us honour David Douglas's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.