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Robert Henry McDonald

Headstone, Hillsborough Cemetery (photo P. Baker 2003) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Hillsborough Cemetery (photo P. Baker 2003) - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    McDonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 2/143 AWMM
    • WWII 800147 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
    R.N.Z.A. Depot, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • 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 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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07 July 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher
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