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Arthur David McKAY

Regimental number5420
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressGillison Post Office, via Tatura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A McKay, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date29 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)8th Bn

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