Mckay D

David Mckay

Service Record

Regimental number - 6295

Religion - Presbyterian

Occupation - Labourer

Address - Yerong Creek, New South Wales

Marital status - Single

Age at embarkation - 27

Next of kin - Mother, Mrs C McKay, Castletown, Cairthness, Scotland

Enlistment date - 6 May 1916

Rank on enlistment - Private

Unit name - 2nd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement

AWM Embarkation Roll number - 23/19/3

Embarkation details - Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916

Rank from Nominal Roll - Private

Unit from Nominal Roll - 2nd Battalion

Fate - Returned to Australia 20 November 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Place of burial - Yerong Creek Cemetery, New South Wales

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This is David Mckay's certificate from his war service


Royce Hunter and Craig Fitzgerald

Yerong Creek Public School

This site is a project with the Yerong Creek community in commemoration of the centary of the Gallipoli campaign on April 15 1915.