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James Alexander McKAY

Regimental number5144
Place of birthPenhurst Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressJardanup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, A McKay, Jardanup, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7/1/1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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