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Malcolm George McDONALD

Regimental number2124
Place of birthCoonamble, New South Wales
SchoolDilliga Public School
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressDudley PO, Dudley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Josephine McDonald, Ocean Street, Dudley, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 July 1917
Age at death19
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 9), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178
Family/military connectionsStep brother wounded twice.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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