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William McDonald R. N.,

Convict Ship Surgeon-Superintendent

Date of Seniority Royal Navy 21 June 1793

William McDonald was included in the Navy List of Medical Officers in 1814.

He was appointed Surgeon Superintendent on two convict ship voyages to Australia:

Fanny to New South Wales in 1816

Larkins to New South Wales in 1817