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John Albert McDonald

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    McDonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 59946 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 E. McDonald (mother), Kiwitahi, Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 59946 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 Farmer/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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John McDonald was the eldest son of Eliza and the late Thomas McDonald, of Morrinsville, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Louvencourt Military Cemetery, Somme, France AWMM Plot 1. Row D. Grave 41. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • WANTED – nearest living Descendant. Medals Reunited New Zealand© (MRNZ) is a voluntary, not-for-profit research service dedicated to re-uniting military medals that we hold with the surviving families or a direct descendant of deceased veterans. We currently hold war medals for this veteran. If you can verify your claim to these medals please contact: medalsreunitednz@gmail.com For more information go to the MRNZ website: www.medalsreunitednz.co.nz
    Public - Director & Founder - Researcher - 11 November 2016
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