MacDONALD, Allan Farquhar
(Service number 13/105)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 19 October 1893 Place of Birth Woodbury, Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Waiuku
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin F. MacDONALD, Waipipi, Waiuku
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Main Body
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Auckland Mounted Rifles
Date 16 October 1914
Transport Star of India or Waimana
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
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 21 September 1982 Age 88 years
Place of Death Auckland
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials Waiuku Memorial Hall, Waiuku

Biographical Notes

Allan Farquhar Macdonald was the eldest of the three sons of Farquhar Aisthorpe and Marion Jeannie (née Orton) Macdonald. He married Vida Mary Renall in 1921. His brother Reginald Orton Macdonald also served in World War I, as did cousins Allan William Macdonald (died in accident in 1918 in England) and Donald Leslie Macdonald.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [14 June 2019]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [14 June 2019]

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