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Biographical entry McDonald, Donald (1908 - )

23 June 1908
Creswick, Victoria, Australia
Radio engineer


Donald McDonald was an engineer with the Postmaster-General's Department from 1931, its Director of Technical Services from 1952 and a member of the Australian Broadcasting Control Board.



Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
1935 - 1951
Career position - Research Engineer at the Postmaster-General's Department
1952 - 1965
Career position - Director of Technical Services at the Postmaster-General's Department
1965 - 1973
Career position - Member of the Australian Broadcasting Control Board

Published resources

Journal Articles

  • Anon., 'Memorial to Donald Macdonald', Victorian Naturalist, vol. 56, 1940, p. 172. Details
  • Balmford, Peter, 'Newspapers as a Source of Information about Natural History', Victorian Naturalist, vol. 102, no. 1, 1985, pp. 20-27. Details


Resource Sections

McCarthy, G.J.