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Murdo McDonald

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Murdo AWMM
  • Surname
    McDonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 23/2053 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
    Mrs G. McDonald (mother), 6 Post Nees, Stornaway, Scotland AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23/2053 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Military Cross (MC) AWMM
      M.C.; LG 16 September 1918: For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He led a silent raid against the enemy post, but was held up by machine gun fire, and had to withdraw. He then made a fine personal reconnaissance, reorganised his party; and with great skill and determination again led them forward, rushing the post and capturing prisoners and two machine guns. AWMM
    • Military Cross (MC) AWMM
      London Gazette 16/09/1918 AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Came from 6a Port of Ness, Isle of Lewis, Western Isles, Scotland.

    Had two brothers serving at sea: Neil with the Royal Naval Reserve and Donald with the Mercantile Navy. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      26: 29 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

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