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Colin Campbell McKENZIE

Regimental number6869
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
SchoolNewton West Public School, Auckland, New Zealand
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
AddressPort Darwin, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Mr N McKenzie, King Street, Arch Shire Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date17 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 August 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death28
Place of burialHeath Cemetery, Harbonnieres (Plot 4, Row E, Grave 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Norman and Alexandrina McKenzie
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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