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George Stanley McKAY

Regimental number2699
Place of birthSt Arnaud Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressQueens Avenue, St Arnaud, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alexander McKay, Queens Avenue, St Arnaud, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2700 Pte Roderick McKAY, 57th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 February 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death18 July 1952
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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