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David Henry MOODIE

Regimental number15
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationStockman
AddressCreswick Cattle Station, Toogoolawah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Moodie, Catherine Street, off Annerley road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name31st Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialAdelaide Cmeetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 19), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Elizabeth A. MOODIE, Bulimba Street, Bulimbi, Brisbane. Native of Gympie, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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