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Henry Ernest MACKAWAY

Regimental number2284
Place of birthBerrijerrie New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressToogoolawah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, David Mackaway, Toogoolawah, Queensland
Enlistment date19 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2652 Corporal William George MACKAWAY, 11th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 16 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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