MacDONALD, Malcolm
(Service number 48978)

Aliases Mal
First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 26 July 1896 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Driver
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Miss Flo MacDONALD (sister), 45 York Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 26th Reinforcements G Company (part)
Date 9 June 1917
Transport Willochra 
Embarked From Wellington Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 25 August 1961 Age 67 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 4, Plot 300
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of James & Julia (nee LOCKWOOD) MacDONALD. Educated at Waimataitai School. Brother Gordon died in 1916 of wounds received at Gallipoli. Malcolm also served in WWI.


Cenotaph Database [22 December 2013]; TDC headstone image (Timaru Cemetery) [31 January 2014]

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