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Donald Harrison McGILVRAY

Regimental number482
Place of birthQuirindi New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBroadford, Quirindi, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, N Mcgilvray, Broadford, Quirindi, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 121 Pte George McGILVRAY, 33rd Bn, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919; 764 Pte Alexander Thomas McGILVRAY, 2nd Bn, returned to Australia, 12 December 1915; 2140 Pte Neil McGILVRAY [Alias: Neil APTHORPE], 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 17 October 1916.
Date of death5 May 1975

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