Carlile, David McA

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Carlile, David McA

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David McAusland Carlile was born in Paisley on the 2nd February 1885 to James Carlile, a spirit merchant, and Helen Polson Carlile (née McAusland), a powerloom weaver. He studied architecture at The Glasgow School of Art from 1905 to 1910. He later emigrated to Canada where he worked as an architect. In 1915 he enlisted with the Canadian Oversees Expeditionary Forces, and fought oversees in the Canadian Royal Highlanders regiment. He died in Montreal on the 4th December 1970, age 85. David McAusland Carlile is listed on The Glasgow School of Art's World War One Roll of Honour.

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