41st Infantry Battalion, A.I.F.

Signaller, Regimental No: 2676.

Died of wounds , 16 October 1917, Passchendaele, Belgium.


Biographical Details

Born: abt. 1881 at Rothbury, Northumberland, England.

Father: John DAVIDSON.

Mother: Ellen ?

Marital Status: Married.

Education: ?

Occupation: Sugar Cane Farmer

Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 7 October 1916 at Mackay, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: Mackay, QLD.

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on 17 November 1916 with 41st  Battalion,

5th  Reinforcements at Brisbane, QLD on

Ship H.M.A.T. A55 "Kyarra".

Cause of Death: Died of Wounds on

16 October  1917 while serving with 41st  Battalion at Passchendaele Ridge, Belgium at the age of 36 years.

Burial place: Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, Belgium, Portion IV, Row C,

Grave No. 13.

Next of Kin:  Wife, Mrs. Florence Ethel Davidson, Mackay PO, Mackay, QLD.

Religion: Methodist.


Commemorative Details


Panel 133, Australian War Memorial;

Mackay Cenotaph;  

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board;

Pinnacle Playhouse Honour Board.

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