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George Edward McDONALD

Date of birth25 December 1880
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMaster sign writer
Address226 Oxford Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinRonald Gordon McDonald, 226 Oxford Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name3rd Battalion, H Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
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Captain


Unit: 12th Battalion
Promotion date: 20 May 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 6 July 1919
Other details

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

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