We remember John Macdonald,

We remember John Macdonald,

Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Source:8680277 1883
1914
service British Army Private 7129 Scottish Rifles Source:6972156 5th November 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6972156 5th November 1914
1915
commission Source:8680269 15th December 1915
1916
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:6972145 11th March 1916
1916
service British Army Lance Sergeant 7129 Scottish Rifles Source:6972145 11th March 1916
1916
dates Age 33 Source:8680277 29th October 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Source:8680275 29th October 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial France Pier and Face 4D Source:8680277
service British Army Acting Sergeant 7129 Scottish Rifles Source:8680270
service British Army Second Lieutenant Scottish Rifles Source:8680277
service British Army Second Lieutenant Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Source:9509559

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Macdonald,
Source 6972145
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
286 Kennedy St, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 7129 Scottish Rifles Private
British Army 7129 Scottish Rifles Acting Sergeant
British Army 7129 Scottish Rifles Lance Sergeant
British Army Scottish Rifles Second Lieutenant
British Army Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kenneth Macdonald father

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Ann39898
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Citations of the Distinguished Conduct Medal, 1914-1920 for J. Macdonald Edwin2371
Digital Collections of the National Library of Australia Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
Commonwealth War Graves Website Edwin2371

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