Joseph Henry MCDONALD

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MCDONALD, Joseph Henry

Service Number: 198
Enlisted: 1 February 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Homebush, Victoria, January 1896
Home Town: Maryborough, Central Goldfields, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Metal Polisher
Died: Died of wounds, Gallipoli, 29 October 1915
Cemetery: Ari Burnu Cemetery, Gallipoli
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

1 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 198, Melbourne, Victoria
10 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 198, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
10 May 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 198, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
29 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 198, 22nd Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography

"...198 Private Joseph Henry McDonald, 22nd Battalion. Pte McDonald enlisted on 8 February 1915 in Maryborough, Vic, and died of wounds on 29 October 1915 at Gallipoli, aged 19. He is commemorated on Memorial Panel 97 in Ari Burnu Cemetery in Turkey." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)