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Joseph MACKENZIE

Regimental number4317
Place of birthOrbost, Victoria
True NameMcLEOD, Joseph
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMrs Georgina McLeod (friend), Orbost, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8.25"
Weight158.5 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Mrs C F W Griffiths, Orbost, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 November 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Bn
FateKilled in Action 31/5/1918
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
102
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MACKENZIE Joseph
Red Cross File No 1930408P

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