David Ferguson BOYD

Regimental number29500
Date of birth4 February 1888
Place of birthBeechworth, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressStockdale via Stratford, North Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinBrother, W N Boyd, Stockdale via Stratford, North Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 118
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: enlisted, Royal Park, Victoria, 17 September 1940; discharged, 30 December 1946, as V6157 Corporal, 17th Australian Garrison Bn.
Date of death8 August 1947
Age at death59
Place of burialBriagolong Cemetery, Victoria