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Archibald McDONALD

Regimental number24416
Place of birthKarisbrook Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinMother, Mrs C McDonald, Beaufort, Victoria
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 3, Section 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/91/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 27 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Date of death17 August 1920
Age at death from cemetery records47
Place of burialBeaufort Cemetery (Portion Presbyterian, Grave No. 28, Section 6), Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Christina McDONALD. Native of Carisbrook, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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