David COULTON

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COULTON, David

Service Number: 4304
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company)
Born: Collie River, near Bunbury, Western Australia, 1889
Home Town: Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie/Boulder, Western Australia
Schooling: State School, Rocklands, Western Australia
Occupation: Fireman
Died: Killed in action (Black Watch shaft), France, 27 November 1916
Cemetery: Hersin Communal Cemetery Extension
Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 14
Memorials: Roelands War Memorial, WA State War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

1 Jun 1916: Embarked Sapper, SN 4304, 1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company), HMAT Warilda, Fremantle
1 Jun 1916: Involvement Sapper, SN 4304, 1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company)
27 Nov 1916: Involvement Sapper, SN 4304

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Biography contributed by Sharyn Roberts

Son of David and Ellen Coulton of Armadale, Western Australia and brother of Mrs CR Shortlaud of Geraldton, Western Australia