Alexander Sydney McDonald, SN 2957, Service Record
NameAlexander Sydney McDonald, SN 2957, Service RecordAlternative nameAlexander Sydney MacDonald, SN 2957, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 19 December 1893, Sandgate (Qld.)
Date of Death: 5 April 1918, Villers-Bretonneux, Somme, France
Buried: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Somme, France
Alexander's parents were John Thomson MacDonald and Margaret Scott. Alexander served three years in the Moreton Regiment
He left Australia with two of his school comrades, Privates Arthur Wolno/Walno/Woolnought  and Robert/George Robert Taylor , both of whom were killed. Alexander was killed in action 5 April 1918, age 24.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, MACDONALD A SLanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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