James Thomas Malcolm MACKEY

Regimental number4948
Date of birth18 September 1895
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraph mechanic
Address31 Runnemede Street, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy Mackey, 31 Runnemede Street, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Persia on 10 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 18 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDoingt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Lucy MACKEY, 23 Harrington Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal