Private David Sprunt was a ploughman prior to joining the army. He was the son of David and Janet Sprunt and came from Perthshire. David was a farm labourer and worked for the Bain family at Crawtree Farm, Gargunnock.
He had a brother, Alexander, also in the army (Seaforth Highlanders) and two sisters, Annie and Janet.
He was killed in action in 1917, aged 28.