Arthur David, R Scots

1893 Sep 11. Born Dundee, Scotland

1901 census at 3, Robertson Avenue, Edinburgh

1911 census living at 19 Henderson Terrace, Edinburgh, (same address on MIC)

1916 Nov 8, The undermentioned Warrant Officers, non-commissioned Officers and men to be temporary Second Lieutenants (on probation) with effect from dates shown: Service Battalions. R. Scots.—Corpl. A. David, from T.F.

1918 May 8. R. Scots. Temp. 2nd Lt, A. David to be temp.

1919 Feb 13, Service Battalions. R. Scots. Temp. Lt. A. David relinquishes his commission on completion of service.

1921 Feb 3. Joined ARIC with service no 1621. Posted to O Coy

1921 Feb 13. Posted to N Coy.

1921 Mar 3. VR Scott died in Dublin. Probate to his mother. There was an military court of enquiry, pointing perhaps to suicide. Those who are mentioned at the inquiry were S/L J Williams, S/L AE Cooper, T/C Valentine, T/C A David, T/C S Oliver

1922 Jan 14. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Oct 29. Leaves UK for Australia with his wife. Same Edinburgh address. Travels 3rd class. He is a "carpenter"

1922 Dec 6. Arrives Australia on SS Osterley

Married Isabella Scott Henderson

1969 Feb 19 Died Woy Woy, NSW, Australia