Sergeant David Macintosh, 18th Canadian Infantry, was born in Queensferry in 1893. His parents ran a local hotel. He emigrated to Canada around 1913 and enlisted as a nationalised Canadian into the Western Ontario Regiment. David was killed in action on 15th September 1916 aged 23 during the Battle of Flers- Courcelette, a phase of the Battles of the Somme. He is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France and the Canadian1916 War Memorial.
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