Archibald Clarke DONALDSON

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DONALDSON, Archibald Clarke

Service Number: 159
Enlisted: 11 November 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 41st Infantry Battalion
Born: Bulimba, Queensland, 1894
Home Town: Bulimba, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Bowen House School
Occupation: Stearin manufacturer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 30 May 1918
Cemetery: Mont Huon Military Cemetery, le Treport
Plot V, Row K, Brave 6A
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

11 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 159, Brisbane, Queensland
18 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 159, 41st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Demosthenes, Sydney
18 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 159, 41st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
26 May 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 159, 41st Infantry Battalion, Merris (France), Shell wound (left leg)
30 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 159, 41st Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of  John Clark Donaldson and Amy Mary Donaoldson of 'Minto', Bulimba, Queensland

18 December 1917 - reverted to Lance Corporal at own request

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal