We remember Herbert Gladstone Mcdavid, M.s.m.

We remember Herbert Gladstone Mcdavid, M.s.m.

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
birth 4 Upper Stanhope Street, Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8547662 19th May 1898
1900
sibling Charles Source:8864227 1900
1901
location Liscard Rd, Wavertree, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address Source:8864227 1901
1901
dates Age 2 Source:8864227 1901
1911
dates Age 12 Source:8864223 1911
1911
location 26 Sudley Rd, Aigburth, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address Source:8864223 1911
1911
employment Scholar Source:8864223 1911
1915
employment General office assistant Alfred Holt and Company India Buildings, Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8864226 July 1915
1916
dates Age 18 Source:8864226 6th June 1916
1916
location 'Caulfield', Mersey Rd, Aigburth Rd, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address Source:8864226 6th June 1916
1916
enlistment Seaforth, Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8864225 6th June 1916
1916
service British Army Private 9479 Seaforth Highlanders Source:8864225 6th June 1916
1917
service British Army Private 359091 King's (Liverpool) Regiment 10th (Scottish) Battalion Source:8864225 4th January 1917
1917
service British Army Private Cameron Highlanders 6th (Service) Battalion Source:8864225 9th June 1917 - 17th February 1919
1917
missing Last seen at Beck House before occupation by the Germans. Unwounded. Interned at Dulmen Source:8864226 31st July 1917
1917
internment pow Germany Source:8547659 25th September 1917 - 1919
1919
discharge Source:8864225 17th February 1919
1920
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:8864225 27th January 1920
1966
dates Age 68 Source:8864228 1966
1966
death Not War Related Bronchopneumonia and heart failure 35 Dorset House, Gloucester Place, St. Marylebone United Kingdom Source:8547662 Source:8864228 14th October 1966
sibling Arthur Mcdavid Source:8547662
sibling Gordon Mcdavid Source:8547662
education Liverpool Institute Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8547662

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert Gladstone
Initials HG
Last Name Mcdavid, M.s.m.
Source 8547662
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
'Caulfield', Mersey Rd, Aigburth Rd, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address known 6th June 1916
26 Sudley Rd, Aigburth, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Liscard Rd, Wavertree, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9479 Seaforth Highlanders Private
British Army 359091 King's (Liverpool) Regiment 10th (Scottish) Battalion Private
British Army Cameron Highlanders 6th (Service) Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Denis McDavid father
Octavia Christian mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur McDavid brother
Gordon McDavid brother
Charles brother 1900
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-06-06 5'6"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Deborah102878
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Deborah102878
Medal Index Cards Transcription Deborah102878
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Deborah102878
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Black Poppies: Britain's Black Community and the Great War by Stephen Bourne Charlotte33
Biographical details about H G McDavid Charlotte33
International Red Cross: Prisoners of the FWW 1914-1918 Deborah102878
Black Tommies: British Soldiers of African Descent in the First World War Deborah102878

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Remembrance Deborah102878
Each endeavouring, all achieving Deborah102878

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We remember Herbert Gladstone Mcdavid, M.s.m.