Regimental number6405
Place of birthAddiewell
SchoolAddiewell Public School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia23
AddressPrinchestir Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Johdwell, 31 Watt Street, Addewill, West Calder, Scotland
Enlistment date15 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death29
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot IX, Row A, Grave No. 13), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal