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Alexander Joseph McDONALD

Regimental number132
Place of birthBraidwood New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs A J McDonald, 1 Leichhardt Street, Glebe Point, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 25 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 29), Anzac, Gallipoli, turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
24
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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