WWI Trio impressed ’23 L/CPL V.C. McINTOSH 10 BN A.I.F.’
Victor Charles McIntosh from Adelaide enlisted 19/8/14 as a ‘low number’ original into the Machine Gun section of 10 BN. He was a Blacksmith by trade and had 2 years prior service with the 17th Light Horse and 1 year with the Machine Gun section of the 22nd Light Horse. Due to this experience he was soon promoted to L/Cpl on 16/9/14. He embarked from Adelaide on 20/10/14.
After arrival in the Middle East McIntosh became ill with meningitis and on 13/1/15 died at Mena, Egypt. He is buried in the British Protestant Cemetery, Cairo.