The AIF Project


Regimental number1536
Place of birthHollytown Scotland
AddressTraveston, North Coast Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Greenshields, Hollytown, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1916
Place of burialAnzac Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave NO. 4), Sailly-Sur-La-Lys, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
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