David Henry CHIVERS

CHIVERS, David Henry

Service Numbers: 4172, Q215115
Enlisted: 24 August 1915, Rockhampton, Queensland
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 15th (Qld) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 30 June 1893
Home Town: Rockhampton, Rockhampton, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Motor mechanic
Died: Natural causes, Marian, Queensland, 5 January 1949, aged 55 years
Cemetery: Mackay Cemetery, Qld
Memorials: Barcaldine War Memorial Clock Tower, Qld
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World War 1 Service

24 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4172, Rockhampton, Queensland
3 Jan 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4172, 9th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Kyarra, Brisbane
3 Jan 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4172, 9th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
23 Jul 1916: Wounded Private, SN 4172, 9th Infantry Battalion, Pozières, GSW (left shoulder)
1 Apr 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, SN 4172, Australian Motor Transport Company

World War 2 Service

17 Apr 1942: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q215115, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Mackay, Queensland
18 Apr 1942: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q215115, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
21 Oct 1945: Discharged Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Sergeant, SN Q215115, 15th (Qld) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps

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