The First World War
Officers of The Royal Canadian Regiment

Lieut. Donald Joseph MacGillivray

Soldiers of the First World War database entry - D.J. MacGillivray

Lieut. Donald Joseph MacGillivray

Lieut. Donald Joseph MacGillivray


Connecting File, Vol IX, NO. 2; April 1930

"The many old friends of Lieut. Donald J. MacGillivary, M.D., who served with the Regiment overseas will be interested in learning that he has now blossomed into Major D.J. MacGillivary, Commanding the 169th Medical Detachment of the Connecticut National Guard, United States Army."

Listed in The Canadian Who's Who, 1936-1937:

MacGILLIVRAY, Maj. Donald Joseph. M.D.: physician; surgeon; b New Westminster, B.C.. 11 Apl. 1896; s Donald Charles and Christina (Cameron), M., both Candns.; e pub. and high sens., Antigonish, N.S.; St Francis Xavier Univ., Antigonish, N.S., B.A 1915; McGill Univ., Montreal, P.Q., M.D., CM. 1924; post-grad. courses at Columbia and Harvard Univs.; m Mary Magdalen d Hon. Angus MacGillivray, 22 Aug. 1928; one d Dorothy Teresa; practised in Boston, Mass., since 1932; DIRECTOR, CODMAN SQUARE HOSPITAL, BOSTON, MASS.; do. Prof. Bldg. Assn., Middletown, Conn.; practiced in Middletown, Conn., 1926-32; health offr., Portland, Conn., 1927-32; acting health offr., Middletown, Conn.; dir., of Pub. Health, Middlesex Co. Boy Scouts; mem., sr. surg. and obstetrical staffs, Middlesex Hosp., Middletown, Conn., 1928-32; served in World War, 1915-19; lieut., Roy. Candn. Regt; wounded; awarded M.C.; maj. commanding Med. Corps, Conn. Nat. Guard, 1927-32; mem., Candn. and Am. Legions; Mil. Order of the World War; Assn. of Mil. Surgs. of the U.S.; fellow, Am. Med. Assn.; Conn. State Med. Soc.; mem., Mass. and Dorchester Med. Socs.; Elks; Democrat; Roman Catholic;; recreation golf, Clubs Canadian (Boston); past vice-pres., Canadian Club of Conn.; Middletown Golf; Lions; Wise Men; Office 4 Lyndhurst St., Boston, Mass.; Home 355 Ashmont St., Boston, Mass.

Date of Birth - 11 Apr 1896