CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal Roderick Herbert McDonald

Regimental Number:
501221
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Engineers
Battalion:
No. 1 Tunnelling Company
Company:
Place of Birth:
Sydney Mines, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary McDonald (wife), New Aberdeen, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 18, 1873
Trade or Calling:
Morroco Dresser
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
September 27, 1915
Age at enlistment:
42
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
43 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
1 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6760 - 40
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Engineers No. 1 Tunnelling Company
Private Canadian Infantry Royal Canadian Regiment
Alternate Regimental Number 478593