The AIF Project

John McDermid DAVIDSON

Regimental number2299
Place of birthSurat, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation overseer
AddressSurat, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Clara Davidson, Surat PO, Surat, Queensland
Enlistment date23 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Boonah on 21 October 1916
FateDied 14 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialFreetown (Kissy Road) Cemetery, Africa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Died of heatstroke. Parents: James and James Clara DAVIDSON.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format