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John McDONALD

Regimental number6128
Date of birth20 August 1876
Place of birthGympie, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStorekeeper
AddressSpring Hills, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie McDonald, Sand Hills, Tungamull, Emu Park Line, Queensland
Enlistment date23 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 April 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 October 1939
Age at death63
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Brisbane, Queensland

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