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Horatio Arnold Macdonald

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Horatio Arnold AWMM
  • Surname
    Macdonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 45876 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
    J. A. Macdonald (father), 13a Reid Road, South Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 45876 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Printer/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Horatio Macdonald was the son of Margaret McCallum Bowie (formerly Macdonald), and the late John Alexander Macdonald. Native of Petone, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Horatio Macdonald was my Grandfather's brother. He was the son of Margaret McCullum Macdonald nee Bowie and John Alexander Macdonald. Public - Dianne - Other relative - 20 March 2017 - Family papers, Birth Certificate.
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Death

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  • Death
    27 March 1918 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps, Somme, France AWMM III. D. 8. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Horatio (Ray) was my Grandmothers brother. He is still remembered and spoken of by his nephews who unfortunately never got to meet him. My father Don Bowers visited his Uncles Ray's grave in France in the mid 1950's when he was doing his OE as a young man, and I visited it in 2012.
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20 March 2017DianneWaikanae, New ZealandOther relative

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