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Douglas William McKANE

Regimental number2794
Place of birthBunbury, Western Australia
OccupationFarm hand
AddressRocklyn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs R McKane, Rocklyn, Victoria
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAustralian Reserve Park 1, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBorn, 13 August 1898
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1918
Age at death82
Date of death17 December 1979 . Buried Werribee cemetery, VIC

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