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Roderick McKAY

Regimental number2700
Place of birthSt Arnaud Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPainter
AddressQueens Avenue, St Arnaud, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
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 25 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2699 Pte George Stanley McKAY, 57th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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