- Place of Use Continent - North America, Country - Canada
- Category Communication artifacts
- Sub-category Personal symbol
- Department Arms and Technology
- Museum CWM
- Earliest 1919/12/01
- Latest 1919/12/01
- Inscription 104427 PNR.D.McLEOD; STERLING
- Materials Sterling silver
- Rank Private
- Service Component Canadian Expeditionary Force
- Unit 3rd Canadian Pioneer Battalion
- Person / Institution Subject, McLeod, Private Donald
- Measurements Length 3.5 cm, Width 3.2 cm, Thickness 0.2 cm
- Caption Medals Project- McLeod, Donald
Donald McLeod was born in Trowbridge, Ontario, on 2 January 1882.
A stonemason, he enlisted in the 68th Battalion in Regina, Saskatchewan, on 3 August 1915. By October 1915, McLeod was at West Sandling Camp, which was part of the Canadian military complex at Folkestone, Kent, England. He was transferred to the 48th Battalion and then to the 3rd Canadian Pioneer Battalion. McLeod was killed on 4 June 1916 during the Battle of Mount Sorrel (2–14 June 1916), while serving with the 3rd Canadian Pioneer Battalion as a combat engineer southeast of Zillebeke, Belgium. His body was lost.
Donald McLeod is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium.