CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Donald Randolph MacDonald
Died: June 3, 1918

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
29th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Boswell Robert and Eleanor MacDonald (parents), 1020 Victoria Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
1020 Victoria Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Birth:
May 28, 1891
Trade or Calling:
Law student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
January 10, 1917
Age at enlistment:
25
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
June 3, 1918
Age at Death:
27
Buried at:
Bellacourt Military Cemetery, France
Plot:
II. M. 9.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 6715 - 24
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 29th Battalion
Son of Boswell Robert and Eleanor Macdonald of Vancouver, formerly of Prince Rupert, British Columbia.  prev. service-11th regt Irish Fusiliers of Canada.  Served 6 years with DCOR from Dec. 1, 1903 to May 10, 1909.  Prince Rupert Daily News, June 1918 reports him missing; notes that people will remember him as a gifted athlete.