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Donald James MCLEAN

Donald James MCLEAN

Male 1930 - 1950  (19 years)

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  • Name Donald James MCLEAN  [1
    Born 2 Aug 1930  [1
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes
    • «b»Donald James McLean«/b» b. 2/8/1930 - 3rd child of Lindsay Donald and "Madie" McLean of Kongorong.
      Occupation. Merchant Navy.

      Two brothers, Brian (17yrs) and Donald (19 yrs) were killed in separate motor cycle accidents just one month apart.

      Death: He died 1/2/1950 aged 19 years.
      From the "Border Watch" of 4/2/1950:
      "On February 2 at the Royal Hospital, Newcastle, Donald James son of Mr and Mrs Donald Lindsay McLean of Kongorong, S.A. aged 19, result of accident. His brother Brian died in the Hamilton Hospital in December from injuries sustained in a motor cycle accident. The funeral of Donald James left the residence of Mr McEachern of Moorak on Tuesday for the Mt Gambier cemetery
    Cause of death Motor cycle accident  [1
    Occupation Merchant navy  [1
    Died 1 Feb 1950  [1
    Buried Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-4959  Christina and Donald McLean | Archibald McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2014 

    Father Lindsay Donald MCLEAN,   b. 18 Apr 1899, Beulah Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1960, Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Mary Janet (Madie) CHANT,   b. 22 Jun 1906,   d. 1 Sep 1969  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F-1596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. .