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David Thomas RAMSAY

Regimental number3384
Place of birthGuildford, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSaw filer
AddressAlbert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Height5' 4"
Weight131 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Ramsay, 22 Henderson Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Isaac and Emma RAMSAY
Discharge date3 June 1918
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Darwin', 11 January 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 4 March 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 3 June 1918.

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

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death18 August 1934
Age at death60
Place of burialSaint Johns Cemetery, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
SourcesNAA: B2455, RAMSAY David Thomas

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