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William McKay RANKINE

Regimental number6081
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressRavenshoe, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M M Rankine, Ravenshoe via, Herberton, Queensland
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 September 1972
Age at death75
Place of burialRavenshoe Cemetery, Queensland

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