With some difficulty I found his birth, but have not been able to get a service record out of LG.
1900 Apr 9. Born Gilnockie Station , Canonbie, Dumfries, Scotland. His father was a station master.
1901 census at Gilnockie Station, Canonbie
Commissioned in Royal Scots Fusiliers
1918 Nov 7. 2nd Lt in RAF
1919 Sep 9. Reports back to Royal Scots Fusiliers
1921 Jan 10. Joined ADRIC with service no 1462. Posted to K Coy
1921 Mar 13. Posted to O Coy
1921 Mar 31. Resigned from ADRIC
1926 May 20 Fined for allowing after hours drinking
1931 Dec 10 Poaches pheasants
1967 Died Morningside, Edinburgh. age 66.