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John MACDONALD

Regimental number3186
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngine driver
AddressBungendore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Macdonald, c/o Mrs Watson, Pile Street, Bexley, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialFranvillers Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ann MACDONALD, Esher Street, Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales. native of Renfrewshire, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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