|Place of birth||Goondiwindi, Queensland|
|Address||Wood Street, Warwick, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs.Sarah McKenzie, Wood Street, Warwick, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Enoggera, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||31st Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/48/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on
|31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D sailed on two ships, HMAT A62 Wandilla, 9th November 1915 from Melbourne, and HMAT A41 Bakara, 5 November 1915, from Melbourne. It is not possible to tell from the Embarkation Roll on which ship an individual embarked.|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||31st Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Age at death from cemetery records||19|
|Place of burial||Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 38), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Sarah and the late Neil MCKENZIE, Lilly Street, Coorparoo, Queensland. Native of Goondiwindi, Queensland|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Disembarked Suez, ex-H.M.T. 'Wandilla', 7 December 1915.
Found guilty, 25 December 1915, of being drunk and disorderly at Serapeum, 25 December 1915: fined 10/- by Commanding Officer.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 20 July 1916.
Died of wounds, No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 2050 hours, 20 July 1916 (gun shot wound to chest and shoulder).
Buried Bailleul Cemetery, 20 July 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McKENZIE Owen Alexander
Red Cross file 1930105