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Jack Phillip McKINNEY

Regimental number1400
Place of birthNumurkah Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationJournalist
AddressCasterton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy McKinney, Casterton, Victoria
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Anzac Cyclists' Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Refers April 1918.
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1919
Discharge date10 February 1920
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalTaken on Strength to 1st Anzac Cyclists Battalion 12 May 1916

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