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John Ward MACKEY

Regimental number58129
Date of birth1903
Place of birthMetz, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressBabinda via Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, D Mackey, Koorboora via Mareeba, Queensland
Enlistment date16 April 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th (Queensland) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in North Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 June 1962

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