Private William Mcdonald

Gordon Highlanders

Died: Saturday 25 September 1915 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
McDONALD, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of John Mc Donald, F.S.A. (Scotland), and Nellie McDonald, of "Hillhead," Balgownie, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen. Previous to joining up in 1914 was Golf Professional at Duff House, Banff.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 38.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant McDonald
Context:
Wounded
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 4 Battalion Cameron Highlanders (page 54)
Name:
Private McDonald
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 146)
Name:
Private J McDonald
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 142)
Name:
Private A McDonald
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 157)
Name:
Lance Corporal J McDonald
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 141)
Name:
Sergeant G McDonald
Context:
Died
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 140)
Name:
Private J McDonald
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 146)
Name:
Private J McDonald
Context:
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 136)
Name:
Private M McDonald
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. (page 281)