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William George MACKAWAY

Regimental number2652
Place of birthWagga Wagga New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressToogoolawah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, David Mackaway, Toogoolawah, Queensland
Enlistment date22 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 July 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2284 Pte Henry Ernest MACKAWAY, Machine Gun Corps Details, returned to Australia, 19 June 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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