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Alexander Douglas MACDONALD

Regimental number6578
Place of birthPort Douglas, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWinton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs N C MacDonald, Yabba Station, Kilcoy, North Coast Line, Queensland
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 31), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Nora MacDONALD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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