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William Thomas McKINNEY

Regimental number3281
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
AddressRyot Street, Warrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alic Best, Ryot Street, Warrnambool, Victoria
Enlistment date4 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 March 1917
Place of burialBeaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 42), Beaumetz-les-Cambrai, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
115
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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