|Place of birth||Bowden, South Australia|
|School||State School, Hookina, South Australia|
|Address||Hookina, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Mary Davy, Hookina, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)|
|Age at death||26|
|Age at death from cemetery records||26|
|Place of burial||Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I. Row L. Grave No. 49), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: David and Mary DAVY, 136 Melbourne Road, North Adelaide. Born at Hookina, South Australia|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 7 February 1916; disembarked Suez, 11 March 1916.
Proceeded to join 32nd Bn from 8th Training Bn, Zeitoun, 1 April 1916; taken on strength of 32nd Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 1 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Killed in action, 19 July 1916.
Buried in Eaton Hall Cemetery by Reverend F.G. Ward, 20 July 1916.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DAVY David William|