- Township: Embro & West Zorra
- Branch: 1st Depot Battalion, W.O.R.
- Regiment number: 3131913
- Date of birth: January 25, 1892
- Where born: West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario Canada
- Wars Served: World War I
- Years of service: Feb. 25, 1918 -
- Country enlisted with: Canada
Fred McDonald was born Jan. 25, 1892, son of George McDonald of Lot 8, Concession 1. At the time of his enlistment, on Feb. 25, 1918, he said his occupation was auto mechanic.