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Colin Telfer McDonald



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Colin Telfer AWMM
  • Surname
    McDonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Colin Telfer MacDonald AWMM
  • Service number
    • 8991 AWMM
    • 11/743 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Farmer/Civilian Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    PateaPatea Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Colin McDonald was the son of Donald and Mary McDonald (nee Reid), of Mona Cottage, Weraroa Rd., Waverley. Born at Whenuakura, Taranaki. Served at Gallipoli.

    According to Stowers [p 143], McDonald lost an arm at Gallipoli.

    Colin McDonald died after discharge from the NZEF from wounds inflicted while on active service. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    4 February 1919 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waverley Cemetery, Waverley, South Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM Section 41. Block 11. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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