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William McDONALD

Regimental number1239
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMackay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah McDonald, The Hermitage, Mackay, Queensland
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Date of death22 May 1970
Place of burialMt Bassett Cemetery

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