James Morell McKenzie KAY

Badge Number: 1729, Sub Branch: Mt. Gambier, Wudinna, Central Eyre Peninsula, Kyancutta, Kensington Park, Port Lincoln
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KAY, James Morell McKenzie

Service Number: 313
Enlisted: 24 August 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
Born: Mount Gambier, South Australia, 26 March 1893
Home Town: Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Locomotive engine cleaner
Died: Natural causes, South Australia, 3 July 1950, aged 57 years
Cemetery: Mount Gambier Lake Terrace Cemetery
Memorials: Mount Gambier RSL Pictorial Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

24 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 313, Morphettville, South Australia
22 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 313, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
22 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 313, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Port Lincoln, Adelaide
9 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 313, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
18 Jul 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Trooper, 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
3 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 313, 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron, Battle of Romani
27 Jun 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
15 Feb 1918: Discharged AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 313, 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron

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