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David James Lindsay McCORMICK

Regimental number658
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationInsurance agent
AddressSouth West Rocks, Macleay River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 7"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinFather, D T McCormick, South West Rocks, Macleay River, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 September 1914
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name13th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1918
Discharge date3 February 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Italy, 17 October 1918; transhipped to HT 'Port Sydney', Suez; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 3 February 1919.

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

Re-enlisted, 2 October 1919, in Special Service, AIF; embarked Sydney, 14 October 1919; disembarked London, 16 December 1919; commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Friedrichsruhe', 22 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 27 March 1920.
Date of death21 June 1964
SourcesNAA: B2455, McCORMICK David James Lindsay

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