We remember John Macdonald

We remember John Macdonald

Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Jane Mcdonald Source:8550668 1888
1892
sibling Flora Mcdonald Source:8550668 1892
1895
sibling Thomas Mcdonald Source:8548916 1895
1897
birth Peterculter, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom Source:8550668 1897
1899
sibling George Mcdonald Source:8550668 1899
1901
location Nairn Cottage, Peterculter, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8550668 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 4 Source:8550668 31st March 1901
1915
hospitalisation wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8548423 September 1915
1915
hospitalisation wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8548436 4th October 1915
1915
service British Army Private Gordon Highlanders 1/4th Battalion Source:8548436 4th October 1915
1916
missing Source:8548423 23rd July 1916
1916
dates Age 19 Source:8548423 9th August 1916
1916
location 10 Claremont Place, Aberdeen United Kingdom parents address Source:8548423 9th August 1916
1918
location 10 Claremont Place, Aberdeen United Kingdom parents address Source:8548424 23rd July 1918
employment apprentice baker Benjamin Kelly Cults, Aberdeen United Kingdom Source:8548423
location 46 Holburn Rd, Aberdeen United Kingdom parents address Source:8548436
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8548423
enlistment Aberdeen United Kingdom Source:8549548
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8549548
service British Army Private 200337 Gordon Highlanders 4th Battalion Source:8548685
service British Army Private 1965 Gordon Highlanders Source:2777925
1916
death Killed in Action Reported missing on 9 August 1916. High Wood, nr Bazentin-le-Petit, Somme France Source:8548424 23rd July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Thiepval, Somme France Pier and Face 15 B and 15 C Source:8548685

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Macdonald
Source 2777925
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Claremont Place, Aberdeen United Kingdom parents address known 9th August 1916
10 Claremont Place, Aberdeen United Kingdom parents address known 23rd July 1918
46 Holburn Rd, Aberdeen United Kingdom parents address
Nairn Cottage, Peterculter, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1965 Gordon Highlanders Private
British Army Gordon Highlanders 1/4th Battalion Private
British Army 200337 Gordon Highlanders 4th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John McDonald father
Christina Findlay mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane McDonald sister 1888
Flora McDonald sister 1892
George McDonald brother 1899
Thomas McDonald brother 1895

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription J53054

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Private John M'Donald, Aberdeen. J53054
IN MEMORIAM. Northern Heroes who Fell at High Wood, July 23, 1916 J53054
Wounded. J53054
Soldiers who Died in the Great War J53054

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