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Alfred Ernest McDONALD

Regimental number9294
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLeatherworker
AddressBestick Street, Rockdale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Caroline McDonald, Bestick Street, Rockdale, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameDermatological Hospital Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/69/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 22 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

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

Date of death3 August 1962

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