Date of Birth: 06/28/1948
Neighborhood: South Philadelphia
High School: South Philadelphia High School
Street: S. Colorado Street
Branch of Service: Marine Corps
Date of Casualty: 02/25/1968
Province of Casualty: Quang Tri
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 19
Panel Row: 17
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Like his uncle before him, McDonald wanted to make a career of the Marines was a member of the swimming, boxing and track teams at South Philadelphia High School, and enlisted two months after his graduation in June 1967. The 19-year-old private first class a rifleman in Company B of the 1st Battalion, 26th Marines, 3rd Marine Division, died in Quang Tn Province, Vietnam, on Feb. 25, 1968. He was survived by his parents and a sister.