The AIF Project

James GORRIE

Regimental number47
Place of birthPerth Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMechanic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinDavid Gorrie, North Mithirn Street, Perth, Scotland
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 10 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 14), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Margaret GORRIE, North Methven Street, Perth, Scotland
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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