NameJames McKenzie, SN 1957, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: September 1895, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Date of Death: 10 April 1917, Northgate (Qld.)
Buried: Toowong Cemetery, Queensland
James's parents were Colin McKenzie and Mary Tennent Ross. James's brother Colin McKenzie lived at Petrie and was working as a farmer in 1916. James enlisted 22 January 1916 at Brisbane, his occupation on enlisting was a fruit farmer. His unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 1 May 1916. James was admitted to the hospital Military Hospital 17 August 1916, England with Tuberculosis. He returned to Australia in 1916 and died of illness on 10 April 1917, Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Queensland.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, MCKENZIE JLanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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