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Horace David McDONALD

Regimental number5074
Place of birthFootscray Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinist
AddressBallarat East, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs H M McDonald, 137 Eureka Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date19 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 March 1952
Age at death59
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria. Photo: Peter Dennis

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