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William Arthur McKAY

Regimental number20841
Place of birthMadras India
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressHelena Street, off Morton Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, G W McKay, Helena Street, off Morton Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date24 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 33rd Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Division Sup
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Date of death3 August 1969
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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