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David Alexander SCOTT

Regimental number2673
Place of birthGin Gin Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBullyard, Gin Gin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Scott, Gin Gin, Mount Perry Line, Queensland
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2675 Sergeant Thomas SCOTT, 49th Bn, killed in action, 5 April 1917; 14869 Driver John SCOTT, 14th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 8 August 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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