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Walter Scott McKAY

Regimental number6412
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngine driver
Address131 Cremorne Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Maude McKay, 93 Gwynne Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 August 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Fate incorrectly entered on Nominal Roll as Killed in Action.
Discharge date29 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, McKAY Walter Scott

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