John Macari Donnachie

Biography of John Macari Donnachie

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John M Donnachie

John Macari Donnachie was a student at the University of Glasgow for one year. He was born on the 29th of October 1921, in Greenock. His father was Thomas Donnachie, a confectioner.

John first matriculated at the University in 1940 to study for a BSc. He enrolled to study Chemistry, Maths and Natural Philosophy. He later served with the air force in WWII and died on the 18th of September 1943 near Paignton, Devon. He is buried at Cambusnethan Cemetery, Scotland.


John Macari Donnachie
Born 29 October 1921, Greenock, Scotland.
Died 18 September 1943.
University Link: Student
GU Degree:
Occupation categories: Army Officer
Father's Details: Thomas Donnachie; Confectioner
War Service: Sergeant, Royal Air Force
Grave / Memorial: Cambusnethan Cemetery, Scotland
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Record last updated: 2nd Nov 2015

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