Angus MacDonald 14 February 1871 - 10 April 1934 Key details Contribute › Service number18/2 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeInter War AWMMInter War AWMM WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Headstone, Waikumete Cemetery (photograph S Lees February 15 … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAngus AWMM SurnameMacDonald AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number18/2 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterianChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth14 February 1871 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentSouth Africa AWMMUnknown AWMMWW1 AWMMPresbyterian Minister AWMMWW1 AWMMPresbyterian Minister AWMM Post war occupationPresbyterian Minister AWMM Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMUnknown address AWMMPre 1 December 1914 AWMMThe ManseWaipuNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMMUnknown AWMMThe ManseWaipuNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationUnknown AWMMMrs Lucy MacDonald (wife)The ManseWaipuNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMMMrs Lucy MacDonald (wife)The ManseWaipuNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 December 1914 AWMMSingle AWMMPre 1 April 1916 AWMMMarried AWMMUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsSouth Africa AWMM1915-1916 AWMMGallipoli AWMMGallipoliTurkey AWMM1914-1916 AWMMEgypt AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number18/2 AWMM Military units Military service 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) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentSouth Africa AWMMUnknown AWMMAucklandNew Zealand AWMMWW1 AWMM1 December 1914 AWMMWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentSouth Africa AWMMWW1 AWMMWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMHMNZT 13 HMNZT 14 HMNZT 15 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 14 December 1914 AWMMWW1 AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMHMNZT 49 HMNZT 50 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 1 April 1916Arrived - 1-3 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMM2nd Reinforcements AWMMNew Zealand Chaplains Department AWMMVerdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter AWMMUnknown AWMMWW1 AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM11th Reinforcements, New Zealand Chaplains' Department AWMMTahiti or Maunganui AWMMChaplain Class IV (Captain) AWMMCaptain AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active ServiceCause of Death AWMMGassing during the war ultimately caused his death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankInter War AWMM28 March 1919 AWMMEnd of war AWMMInter War AWMMChaplain 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 deathAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Death notesAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameWaikumete CemeteryGlen EdenAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Grave referencePRESBYTERIAN DIVISION D Row 16, Plot 6 AWMM Memorial Contribute › 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 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Angus MacDonald Leave a note Contribute › Processing 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=10921499Archives NZNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130266.htmlNZETCNew 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 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 Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.