David Fairbairn Douglas. Royal Scots Fusiliers

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.


WO 339/117320