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John Downie McKENZIE

Regimental number3618
Place of birthBannaby
AddressTaralga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinBrother, P McKenzie, Jowong PO via Taralga, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialAeroplane Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 38), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Williamena MCKENZIE. Native of Bannaby, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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