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William Leslie McKENZIE

Regimental number3199
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationClerk
Address110 Eglinton Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William McKenzie, 110 Eglinton Street, Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 August 1916
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 29, Grave No. II), Rouen, FRance
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie MCKENZIE, 110 Eglinton Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria. Native of Melbourne, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: 29496 Gunner William Aitchison BEATER, 8th Field Artillery Brigade, died of wounds, 12 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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