Athol Oswald MCDONALD

Badge Number: S52446, Sub Branch: State
S52446

MCDONALD, Athol Oswald

Service Number: 2639
Enlisted: 4 February 1915, Keswick, South Australia, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Athelstone, South Australia, Australia, 13 September 1892
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Beekeeper
Died: Repatriation General Hospital, Springbank, South Australia, Australia, 2 October 1952, aged 60 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Centennial Park Location: General B, Path 7, Grave 548 Interment Date: 04/10/1952
Memorials: Port Lincoln & District Honor Roll WW1, Yallunda Flat Memorial Park
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World War 1 Service

4 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Keswick, South Australia, Australia
23 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2639, 10th Infantry Battalion
23 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2639, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Adelaide
26 Apr 1916: Discharged AIF WW1
Date unknown: Involvement 10th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA: 1931 - 1954) Saturday 4 October 1952

DEATHS

McDONALD.— On October 2, at Repatriation General Hospital, Springbank, Athol Oswald, the beloved husband of Catherine Ellison McDonald, of Main road, Backwood, and loving father of Joy, Athol, Mollie, Roma and Jon Aged 60 years.

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