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Norman Dundonnell MACKENZIE

Regimental number1351
Place of birthNowra, New South Wales
AddressTerrara, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height6' 0"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinFather, Hugh Mackenzie, Terrara, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 1 year in the Sydney Grammar School Cadets.
Enlistment date15 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 17 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 70), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Bella Mary and the late Hugh MACKENZIE. Native of Bundanon, Nowra, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt

Admitted to New Zealand Mounted Field Ambulance, Hill 70, 25 June 1916 (diptheria); discharged to duty, 30 June 1916.

Wounded in action, Nabit, 17 September 1916 (gun shot wound, head), and admitted to 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, Bir el Mazar.

Died of wounds, 17 September 1916.

Buried at Hod el Fatir by Captain A. TEECE, Officiating Chaplain; remains subsequently relocated to Kantara Cemetery.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MACKENZIE Norman Dundonnell

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