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David Lindsay MELDRUM

Regimental number1729
Place of birthFife Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStonemason
AddressRumford Crail, Fifeshire, Scotland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs G Meldrum, Rumford Crail, Fifeshire, Scotland
Enlistment date19 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Date of death12 November 1953
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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