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John McKAY

Regimental number4181
Place of birthGatton Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James McKay, College Road, Gatton, Queensland
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1916
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
105
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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