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Robert Henry McDonald

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  • Service number
    • 2/143 AWMM
    • 800147 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM
      Royal New Zealand Artillery AWMM
    • WW2 Captain AWMM
      New Zealand Permanent Staff, Royal New Zealand Artillery, Northern Military District AWMM
  • War
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
    • World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Headstone, Hillsborough Cemetery (photo P. Baker 2003) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    McDonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 2/143 AWMM
    • 800147 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Baker AWMM
    • WW2 Baker AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown R.N.Z.A. Depot, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown Unknown address AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs S. McDonald (mother), Edward Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs S. McDonald (mother), Edward Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM
    • Pre 24 Jan 1919 Unknown Marital Status AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
    • World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 2/143 AWMM
    • 800147 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

    Embarkations

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    • Embarkation details
      • WW1 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 7 or HMNZT 10 AWMM
        Vessel was Arawa or Limerick AWMM
        Gunner AWMM
        New Zealand Field Artillery AWMM
        Main Body AWMM
      • Inter War Tutanekai 24 January 1919 AWMM
        Vessel was Tutanekai AWMM
        Gunner AWMM
        Gunners on Mine-Sweepers AWMM
        New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

    Prisoner of war

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    • Capture details
    • Days interned
    • Liberation date
    • POW liberation details
    • POW serial number

    Medical history

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    • Medical notes

    Last known rank

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    • Last rank
      • WW1 Unknown AWMM
        Royal New Zealand Artillery AWMM
      • WW2 Captain AWMM
        New Zealand Permanent Staff, Royal New Zealand Artillery, Northern Military District AWMM

    Biographical information

    Biographical information

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    • Husband of Amy McDonald, of 11a Collier Avenue, Auckland; father of four

      Not found on the Nominal Roll WW2 (17 November 2008) AWMM

    Death

    About death

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    • Age at death
      49 AWMM
    • Date of death
      16 December 1942 AWMM
    • Cause of death
    • Place of death
      Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Death notes
      Auckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Cemetery name
      Hillsborough Cemetery, Hillsborough Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Grave reference
      Area 10. Block C, Grave 71. AWMM
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    • Memorial reference
    • Obituary

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    Sources

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    07 July 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher