Malcolm Mackintosh (Mac) GORDON

GORDON, Malcolm Mackintosh

Service Numbers: 6864, S74993
Enlisted: 18 June 1915, Keswick, South Australia
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 8th (Riverland) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps
Born: Maylands, South Australia, 27 January 1893
Home Town: St Peters, Norwood Payneham St Peters, South Australia
Schooling: Prince Alfred College
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Natural causes (coronary), Cadell, South Australia, 25 July 1969, aged 76 years
Cemetery: Cadell Cemetery, S.A.
Memorials: University of Adelaide WW1 Honour Roll Mitchell Bldg*
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World War 1 Service

18 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6864, Keswick, South Australia
10 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6864, 8th Field Ambulance, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
10 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6864, 8th Field Ambulance, HMAT Ascanius, Melbourne
24 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 15th Field Ambulance, Transferred from 8th Field Ambulance to 15th Field Ambulance on 24th February 1916
31 Oct 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 60th Infantry Battalion, Appointed 2nd Lieutenant graduating from Battalion School Oxford
1 Feb 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 60th Infantry Battalion, Promoted 1st Lieutenant on 1st. February 1918
15 Apr 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 60th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

21 Apr 1942: Enlisted Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2), Lieutenant, SN S74993, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Cadell, South Australia
22 Apr 1942: Involvement Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2), Lieutenant, SN S74993, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
3 May 1944: Discharged Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2), Lieutenant, SN S74993, 8th (Riverland) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps

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