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Hector Ross McDONALD

Regimental number9919
Place of birthBathurst, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressCanowindra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Donald Ross McDonald, Canowindra, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name9th Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 5 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Isabel MCDONALD
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 July 1925
Age at death36
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales

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