This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 24178
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: Iraq
- Age at Death: 21
- Date of Death: 25.10.1918
- Burial Country: Iraq
- Cemetery: Basra War Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 35 & 64
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 35 Victoria St, Dundee
Elizabeth Davidson, 35 Victoria St, Dundee
More about Angus McDonald
Angus has no known grave but is remembered on the Basra Memorial.
Angus McDonald 24178 Highland Light Infantry
DAVIDSON―Officially reported killed in action with the Mesopotamia Expeditionary Forces on the 26th October, Private Angus M’Donald, age 21, dearly beloved son of Elizabeth Davidson, and loving nephew of Mrs D. Hood, 35 Victoria Street, Dundee.
Dundee Evening Telegraph 26th November 1918
M’DONALD―Officially reported killed in action on 26th October, with the Mesopotamia Expeditionary Forces, Private Angus M’Donald, H.L.I. aged 21, dearly loved son of Elizabeth Davidson, and loving nephew of Mrs D. Hood, 35 Victoria Street, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 14th December 1918
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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