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Clement Thomas McKAY

Regimental number2403
Place of birthUnley, South Australia
SchoolUnley Public School, Sa
ReligionCongregational
OccupationCarpenter
AddressUnley, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth McKay, Oxford Terrace, Unley, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the 74th Infantry Band, Citizens Forces. Served in the Compulsory Training Scheme
Enlistment date3 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A55 Itria on 14 August 1916
FateKilled in Action 30 September 1917
Place of death or woundingVlamertinge, Ypres Belgium
Age at death20.8
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialWhite House Cemetery (Plot III, Row S, Grave No. 18), St. Jean-Les-Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Elizabeth MCKAY, 4 Oxford Terrace, Unley, South Australia

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