Walter William MCKENNA


MCKENNA, Walter William

Service Number: 4665
Enlisted: 16 November 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Wagin, Western Australia, 1893
Home Town: Wagin, Wagin, Western Australia
Schooling: Wagin State School, Wedgecarrup School
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 7 August 1916
Cemetery: Sunken Road Cemetery, Contalmaison
I A 6, Sunken Road Cemetery, Contalmaison, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Victoria Park St Joachim's Catholic Church Honour Board, Wagin & District Honour Roll, Wagin Roll of Honor, Wagin War Memorial, Wedgecarrup School Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

16 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4665, 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1)
12 Feb 1916: Involvement Private, SN 4665, 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1), Battle for Pozières
12 Feb 1916: Embarked Private, SN 4665, 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1), HMAT Miltiades, Fremantle
7 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 4665, 48th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Edward and Ellen Agnes MCKENNA, Cook Street, Nedlands, Western Australia