Private Malcolm Macdonald

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

Died: Friday 13 October 1916 (aged 19)

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Record:
MACDONALD, MALCOLM
Additional information:
Son of Dr. James and Mrs. Macdonald.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 15 A and 16 C.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British civilian politician, Minister of Health, outlines plans for evacuation of children, 26/5/1940
REEL 1

Oral history

British civilian child living in Beaulieu, Hants 1939-1945

Oral history

British private served with 2/4th and 2/2nd Bns London Regt (Royal Fusiliers) on Western Front 1918; active in Labour Party and Trades Union politics in West Ham, London, 1919-1964
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Leytonstone area, London, 1899-1916: education; family; reactions to outbreak of war, 4/8/1914; attacks on German owned shops; work as wine merchant's delivery boy, 1914-1916; view of Zeppelin raids; work as dyer's assistant at fur factory, 1916-1917; desire to …

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British officer served with 11th Bn London Regt in GB, Gallipoli, Egypt and Palestine, 1914-1917; served with 162 and 163 Machine Gun Coys, Machine Gun Corps in Palestine, 1917-1918; variously attached to staff of 54th Div and XXI Corps, 1917-1918; served with 54th Machine Gun Bn, Machine Gun Corps …
REEL 1 Background in South Petherton, Somerset and London, 1896-1914: education; work as Post Office clerk; lack of military background; night classes and promotion within Post Office. Recollections of commission into 11th Bn, London Regt at Penton Street Drill Hall, 5/1914: reasons and entrance …

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Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Royal Four Towns (Hightae, Heck, Greenhill and Smallholm) WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71715)
Location:
Hightae, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Kirkhill (WMR 57161)
Location:
Kirkhill, about 4 miles east of Beauly, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Breaclete, Isle of Bernera (off Isle of Lewis) (WMR 57332)
Location:
Breaclete, Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Glenrinnes and Kirkhill (WMR 8658)
Location:
Kirkhill, Grampian
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
South Uist and Isle of Eriskay (WMR 44782)
Location:
Bornais (Isle Of Uist), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Sergeant G MacDonald and Private M MacDonald (WMR 82763)
Location:
Laxay (Lacasaidh)- Isle of Lewis, Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Isle of North Uist (WMR 44783)
Location:
Clachan A Luib (Isle of Uist), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Isle of North Uist (WMR 44783)
Location:
Clachan A Luib (Isle of Uist), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Isle of North Uist (WMR 44783)
Location:
Clachan A Luib (Isle of Uist), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Hmt Aisa (WMR 51680)
Location:
Immingham, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
M MacDonald (WMR 79343)
Location:
Inverness, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Back, Tong, Aird Tong, Upper Coll, Coll, Gress and Vatisker (WMR 57323)
Location:
Back (Isle of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Carlisle Grammar School WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 76533)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
St Mary's Parish Church WW1 (WMR 89240)
Location:
Haddington, Lothian
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Lochgilphead (WMR 5978)
Location:
Lochgilphead, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Macdonald, Malcolm
Memorial:
Staffin - Boer War, WW1 and WW2 (WMR 6038)
Location:
Staffin, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Weaste Congregational Church - WW1 (WMR 45466)
Location:
Eccles, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
New North Church - WW1 (WMR 5629)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
The Men and Women of the Burgh and Parish of Inverness Rolls of Honour (WMR 76166)
Location:
Inverness, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
St. John's Church - WW1 Table (WMR 69592)
Location:
Rothiemurchus, Aviemore, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Conon Bridge or Urquhart (Ross) - Celtic Cross (WMR 38825)
Location:
Conon Bridge, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Cross (North Lewis) (WMR 58027)
Location:
Cross (Isle Of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Cross (North Lewis) (WMR 58027)
Location:
Cross (Isle Of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Oban Cenotaph (WMR 5983)
Location:
Oban, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Park District/Sgire na Pairce (WMR 58025)
Location:
Kershader/Caersiadair (Isle Of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Park District/Sgire na Pairce (WMR 58025)
Location:
Kershader/Caersiadair (Isle Of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Island of Benbecula (WMR 44779)
Location:
Griminish (Isle Of Benbecula), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Men of Colintraive - WW1 Tablet (WMR 5991)
Location:
Colintraive, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Borve (WMR 57329)
Location:
Borve (Isle of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Borve (WMR 57329)
Location:
Borve (Isle of Lewis), Western Isles
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Kinlochbervie (WMR 44788)
Location:
Kinlochbervie, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Augustine United Church Edinburgh WW1 Board (WMR 78971)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Lieutenant R I Mackenzie and Men of the Gairloch Area (WMR 44809)
Location:
Gairloch, Highland
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Parish of Kilmodan WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 90218)
Location:
Clachan of Glendaruel, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Macdonald, M
Memorial:
Plockton and Stromeferry (WMR 44528)
Location:
Plockton, Highland

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Name:
Macdonald
Context:
other
Date:
9 Oct 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 12 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. (page 147)
Name:
Lieutenant Macdonald
Context:
other
Date:
10 Oct 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 12 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. (page 149)
Name:
Lance Corporal Macdonald
Context:
award
Date:
10 Oct 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 1 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 109)
Name:
Captain N MacDonald
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
17 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 142 Field Ambulance (page 72)
Name:
Captain D C Macdonald
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
17 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 142 Field Ambulance (page 72)