Donald Marshal was born the of September 1953 in Cape Breton, Nova
Scotia he was the eldest of all thirteen children of Donald Sr. and Caroline Marshall. His the Mi’kmaq nation.
Donald a little rebellious a teenager. He got into trouble when he was sent to a
white school. At the age of age of fifteen he was expelled from school for hitting a teacher joined a
“membertou” shipyard gang, a of teenagers in the and stealing.
Donald became known to the police for his troublesome behaver. He he was sentenced four months’ in
prison for giving alcohol to minors.