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Montrose DONALDSON

Regimental number3088
Place of birthMarglore
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressStation Street, Blackburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Donaldson, Pakenham, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3283 Pte Corporal Avenal DONALDSON MM, 14th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 24 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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