We remember William Alexander Mckenzie

We remember William Alexander Mckenzie

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Poolburn, Central Otago New Zealand Source:7977865 1st August 1894
1916
enlistment Clyde, Central Otago New Zealand Source:7977865 19th October 1916
1917
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Rifleman 45225 New Zealand Rifle Brigade 2nd Battalion Source:9322473 1917
1917
dates Age 23 Source:7977865 12th October 1917
employment Sheep farmer Family Farm Poolburn, Central Otago New Zealand Source:7977865
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7977865
1917
death Killed in Action Reported missing 12/10/1917. Declared killed in action on 8/11/1917. Rifleman William Alexander McKenzie was killed 21 days after arriving on the Western Front and has no known grave. Passchendaele Belgium Source:7977865 12th October 1917
burial Tyne Cot (nz) Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen Belgium NZ Apse Panel 7 Source:7977865
sibling Catherine Mckenzie Source:7977865
location Poolburn, Central Otago New Zealand their own address Source:7977865

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Alexander
Initials WA
Last Name Mckenzie
Source 7977865
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Poolburn, Central Otago New Zealand their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 45225 New Zealand Rifle Brigade 2nd Battalion Rifleman
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine McKenzie mother
William McKenzie father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine McKenzie sister
Religion
DateReligionSource
Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Online Cenotaph: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658

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Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
War Memorial Omakau Hall, Central Otago NZ Gerald98528
War Memorial Poolburn Hall, Poolburn Central Otago Gerald98528

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