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John McKAY

Regimental number3292
Place of birthKarridale Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressJarnadup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alexander McKay, Jarndaup, Western Australia
Enlistment date13 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 August 1921
Age at death24
Place of burialBalbarrup Cemetery, Western Australia

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