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Joseph Henry McDONALD

Regimental number198
Place of birthHomebush, New South Wales
SchoolMaryborough
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMetal polisher
AddressInkerman Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Mcdonald, Inkerman Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death19.10
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 9), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Elizabeth Mary MCDONALD, Higham Street, Maryborough, Victoria. Native of Homebush, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsNephew: 4597 Pte George Hugh TEMPLETON, 58th Bn, killed in action, 26 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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