We remember Alexander Mcdonald

We remember Alexander Mcdonald

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth 6 Moycroft, Elgin United Kingdom Source:9433227 27th September 1893
1912
children James Source:9431699 10th October 1912
1914
children Alexander Source:9431699 10th January 1914
1914
enlistment Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom Source:9433227 8th September 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9431697 1st May 1915 - 28th February 1916
1916
hospitalisation Attended at hospital with severe 'Haemoptysis' (Coughing Blood) Hospital/Institution Source:9431697 1st March 1916 - 1st June 1916
1916
discharge Source:9431701 19th June 1916
1918
dates Age 25 Source:9434219 30th November 1918
employment Railway Fireman Source:9433227
marriage Annabella Taylor Source:9431697
service British Army Private 1871 Seaforth Highlanders 6th Battalion Source:9431701
location 20 Moycroft, Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9431697
location 6 Moycroft, Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9433227
1918
death War Related Sickness Died post-discharge of tuberculosis. Source:9431699 Source:9434220 30th November 1918
burial New Elgin Cemetery, Elgin CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Moray United Kingdom P. 203. Source:9434219

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander
Initials A
Last Name Mcdonald
Source 2772639
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20 Moycroft, Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom their own address
6 Moycroft, Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1871 Seaforth Highlanders 6th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alexander son 10th January 1914
James son 10th October 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth McDonald mother
James McDonald father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annabella Taylor wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-08 5'10"

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Deborah102878
Medal Index Cards Transcription Deborah102878
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vincent96527

External Evidence

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Morayshire Roll of Honour Vincent96527
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Yvonne27542
In From the Cold Project Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Seaforth Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527
Victory Medal Vincent96527
British War Medal Vincent96527
1914-15 Star Vincent96527
Silver War Badge Vincent96527

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