Duncan MOLLISON

Birthplace
Scotland
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Locomotive Fitter
Enlisted
14-March-1916
Place
Toowoomba
Age
27
Status
Single
Service No
6109
Rank
Private
Unit
26th Battalion, 17th Reinforcements
Embarked
27-October-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
24-May-1918
Place
Albet, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Ribemont Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial, St Stephen’s Uniting Church Toowoomba Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial, Toowoomba Railway Honour Board and Roma War Memorial.

 

Brother of 7515 Driver Alexander Stewart Mollison.

 

Duncan Mollison joined his unit in France in April 1918. On 27 April he was wounded in action near Lagnicourt. He was sent to Richmond Military Hospital and returned to his unit in Belgium in September. Three weeks later he was wounded in action at Brooseinde Ridge and sent to Norfolk War Hospital, returning to Belgium in February 1918. He was killed in action near Albert in France on 24 May.