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David Hugh McKINLEY

Regimental number214
Place of birthMaryborough Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressMaryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinsister, Miss Mary McKinley, 108 Richmond Terrace, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateDied of wounds 1 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot XVI, Row A, Grave No. 3), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
27
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Mary MCKINLEY. Native of Bet Bet, Victoria

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