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Vivian Claude McKENZIE

Regimental number299
Place of birthYea, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressCheviot, Yea, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.10
Height5' 6.75"
Weight129 lbs
Next of kinFather, Jas. McKenzie, Yea Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the 15th Light Horse Regiment, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Light Horse
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Discharge date20/02/.1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lyttleton', 23 October 1918; disembarked, Melbourne, 25 December 1918; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 20 February 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, McKENZIE Vivian Claude

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