|Place of birth||Kilkenny, Ireland|
|Address||Darlinghurst, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||44|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Agnes McKenna, 42 Flinders Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Previously served in the 9th Hussars for 12 years; Horneycroft Mounted Infantry, Boer War, 3 years; Natal Field Artillery, 3 months.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||34th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/51/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||34th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of suffocation
|Place of burial||Melcombe Regis Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 3034), Dorset, England|
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Australian War Memorial
Enlisted, 10 May 1916; discharged, 25 August 1916 (medically unfit; not due to misconduct). Re-enlisted, 25 November 1916.
War service: England
Embarked Sydney, 25 November 1916; failed to re-embark at Durban, South Africa. Re-embarked on board 'Orsova', 27 December 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 17 February 1917. Found guilty opf being absent from the Troop Ship while at sea, midnight, 5 January, to 1 pm, 6 January 1917: awarded 48 hours' detention and forfeited 3 days' pay.
Marched in to 9th Training Bn, Larkhill, 28 February 1918. Found guilty, 20 September 1917, of being absent without leave, 10 pm, 15 September 1917, to 6 am, 18 September 1917: awarded 8 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 13 days' pay.
Marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 19 February 1918. Found guilty, 20 May 1918, of being absent without leave, 11.15 pm, 16 May, to 7.20 pm, 18 May 1918: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks, and forfeited 3 days' pay. Found guilty of being drunk in Sergeants' Mess, Littlemore, 8 August 1918: admonished.
Found dead, Fountain Hotel, Weymouth, 20 March 1919. Coroner ruled death by suffocation: breaking artificial teeth.Medal: British War Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Previously rejected for enlistment on account of malaria.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McKENNA Harry|