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George Francis McKAY

Regimental number64080
Date of birth1 August 1899
Place of birthUlan, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressDoyle Street, Cessnock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18 years 11 months
Height5' 6.5"
Weight134 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Mr Robert Nelson, Doyle Street, Cessnock, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 July 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit name5th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (New South Wales)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateReturned to Australia 15 March 1919
Discharge date22 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 15 March 1919; arrived Melbourne for Sydney, 20 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 22 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal.
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, McKAY George Francis

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