The AIF Project


Regimental number843
Place of birthLithgow Scotland
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressGask Farm, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Edgar, Gask Farm, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland
Enlistment date12 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, C Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 September 1915
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row N, Grave No. 244), Lemnos, Greece
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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