David Stevenson

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David Stevenson
Personal Information
Date of Birth 23 May 1907
Place of Birth Coatbridge, Scotland
Death 17 Aug 1982, aged 75
Place of Death Carlisle, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 33 years, 5 months
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Esmie Stevenson
Military Information
Reg Number WX8703
Date of Enlistment 23 Oct 1940
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2/4th Australian Machine Gun Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Wounded in Action 1941 ???
Remained in Australia ???

Pre War

War Service

Enlisted at the Claremont Recruit Reception Depot.

Appears to Have been a member of No 2 Platoon - the Ack Ack or Anti Aircraft Platoon.

Discharged 10 Apr 1942. Given this discharge date, it would appear that he did not leave Australia as the unit was in Adelaide from July to October 1941, and Darwin from October to 30 Dec 1941.

Post War

Esmie died on 26 Nov 1962 aged 52 in Carlisle.


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