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James Henry Francis McDONALD

Regimental number6848A
Place of birthFalkirk, Scotland
AddressRichmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 3.5"
Weight122 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs. S.R. McDonald, 13 Richmond Terrace, Richmond, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 May 1917
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 20th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Discharge date8 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 22 November 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 9 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 8 February 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, McDONALD James Henry Francis

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