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William Robertson McKAY

Regimental number3099
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWi, Mrs Jessie McKay, Perth Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date16 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 May 1943

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