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Donald McKAY

Regimental number1739
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address175 Eureka Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Helen McKay, 175 Eureka Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)58th Bn
Family/military connectionsBrother: 17637 Pte John McKAY, 6th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 23 June 1919.
SourcesNAA: B2455, McKAY Donald

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