Angus MacDonald Born 14 February 1871 - Died 10 April 1934 PDF Print Share Key details Service number18/2 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rank WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Headstone, Waikumete Cemetery (photograph S Lees February 15 … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › TitleLt. Colonel Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 5 August 2016 - Family Papers ForenamesAngus AWMMAngus Fionn Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 5 August 2016 - Family Papers SurnameMacDonald AWMMMacDonald Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 5 August 2016 - Family Papaer Ingoa Also known as Service number18/2 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Report › Report › Report › Report › Report › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › A Short Life History (WORD, 1.08 MB) A short resume of the life of Angus MacDonald and his family Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 6 August 2016 - Family held memorabilia Report Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth14 February 1871 AWMM Place of birthKeose, near Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Scotland Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 5 August 2016 - Family Held Military papers and memorabilia Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentSouth Africa Unknown AWMMWW1 Presbyterian Minister AWMMWW1 Presbyterian Minister AWMMEnlisted in British Regular Army in 1893, posted to India 1896Boer War 1899 Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 5 August 2016 - Family Held Military papers and memorabilia Post war occupationPresbyterian Minister AWMM Address before enlistmentUnknown Unknown address AWMMPre 01 Dec 1914 The Manse, Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMMUnknown The Manse, Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationUnknown AWMMMrs Lucy MacDonald (wife), The Manse, Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMMMrs Lucy MacDonald (wife), The Manse, Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 Dec 1914 Single AWMMPre 01 Apr 1916 Married AWMMUnknown Married AWMMMarried 25.06.1902, Bombay, India Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 5 August 2016 - Family Held Military papers and memorabilia Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsSouth Africa AWMM1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMMGallipoli, Turkey AWMM1914-1916 Egypt AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number18/2 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsOfficer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) AWMMMiD: LG 28.1.1916: In connection with the operations described in General I. Hamilton's despatch dated 11 December 1915. AWMMMentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMMQueen Victoria's Medal with 5 barsKing Edward's medal with 2 bars Public - Donna Maxwell - Other relative - 6 August 2016 - Family Held memorabilia Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentSouth Africa Unknown AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMMWW1 1 December 1914 AWMMWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 13 or HMNZT 14 or HMNZT 15 AWMMVessel was Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter AWMMUnknown AWMMNew Zealand Chaplains Department AWMM2nd Reinforcements AWMMWW1 1 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 49 or HMNZT 50 AWMMVessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMMChaplain Class IV (Captain) AWMM11th Reinforcements, New Zealand Chaplains' Department AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMCaptain AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesMedical, WWI AWMMGassed in France AWMMDied after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMMGassing during the war ultimately caused his death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankInter War 28 March 1919 AWMMEnd of war AWMMInter War Chaplain Class II (Lieutenant-Colonel) (Senior Chaplainl) AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Born in Scotland, he lived at 1 Keose, Isle of Lewic, Western Isles, Scotland.He had also served in the South African war, probably with the Seaforth Highlanders and was Mentioned in Despatches for his gallant conduct by Sir George White and General Kitchener.Left the army and went to Canada, where he was ordained in 1908. He settled in New Zealand in 1912He organised hospital work and attended to the wounded in the Gallipoli campaign.In 1917 he was promoted to Assistant Chaplain-General with the rank of Major. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death63 AWMM Date of death10 April 1934 AWMM Cause of deathDied after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active Service AWMM Place of deathAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Death notesAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Cemetery nameWaikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Grave referencePRESBYTERIAN DIVISION D Row 16, Plot 6 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Angus MacDonald by laying a poppy. Allan Gordon MacDonald Andrew MacDonald Angus MacDonald Angus John Roderick MacDonald Archibald Samuel MacDonald Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Angus MacDonald Leave a note Contribute › Processing My grandfather I never met, but there is such a lot of information about you on the internet. Julia White Public - Julia Jane - Other Relative - 17 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksAuckland Council. West (Waikumete) burial and cremation records searchhttp://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/parksfacilities/cemeteries/Pages/westcemeterysearch.aspxSources UsedAuckland Council. West (Waikumete) burial and cremation records searchhttp://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/parksfacilities/cemeteries/Pages/westcemeterysearch.aspxSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10921499Further ReferenceNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130266.htmlFurther ReferenceNew Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) Warhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introductionFurther ReferenceRegister of New Zealand Presbyterian Ministers, Deaconesses & Missionaries1840 to 2007.http://archives.presbyterian.org.nz/Page178.htmFurther ReferenceOur Soldiers Flag, New Zealand Ensign fundraising flag. Auckland War Memorial Museum (Ref: W0414, 1929.332, F016).https://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_vernon-object-694948Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C33562Further ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 440 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM28: 28 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 05 August 2016Donna MaxwellWaipu, New Zealand.Other relative 17 April 2015Julia JaneNaenae, Lower Hutt, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.