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Robert Bruce MACDONALD

Regimental number5005
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressPort Fairy PO, Port Fairy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMiss C H MacDonald, Port Fairy PO, Port Fairy, Victoria
Enlistment date1 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/100/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 14 December 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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