George Alfred MacDonald

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George Alfred MacDonald

Birth
Galt, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 15 Nov 1940 (aged 53)
Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Burial Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Plot F 0128 0001
Memorial ID 47518121 · View Source
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George Alfred MacDONALD served Canada during both WWI and WWII.

World War One:-
Captain G. A. MacDonald enlisted in the CEF on 7 Feb 1917 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He served as a chaplain with the 228th Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. His wife, Mrs. G. A. MacDonald, was residing on Peel Street, in Brantford, Ontario, at the time of his enlistment.

World War Two:-
From the Canadian Virtual War Memorial-
Military Service:-
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Service Number: C/3156
Age: 53
Force: Air Force
Unit: Royal Canadian Air Force

Son of George and Julia MacDonald of Southampton, Hampshire, England; husband of Mary G. MacDonald of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 15 of Canada's Second World War Book of Remembrance.

His son, RCAF Flight Sergeant Charles George MacDONALD, serving in England, was one of five airmen killed on 24 June 1942 in the crash of their Vickers Wellington Bomber L7891. The aircraft had taken off from RAF Pershore, Worcestershire, England. Flight Sergeant C. G. MacDonald was laid to rest in St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, in Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, England.


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  • Maintained by: SJB Hearn
  • Originally Created by: Alison
  • Added: 3 Feb 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 47518121
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Alfred MacDonald (6 Apr 1887–15 Nov 1940), Find a Grave Memorial no. 47518121, citing Mount Pleasant Municipal Cemetery, Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by SJB Hearn (contributor 46864594) .