John Robert Mackay Unknown date of birth - Died 15 September 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number25/661 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 16 - No known copyright … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn Robert AWMM SurnameMackay AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number25/661 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Railway clerk AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Mary Mackay (mother), Cllfton, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number25/661 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 05 Feb 1916-12 March 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 42 AWMMVessel was Ulimaroa AWMMRifleman AWMM; 3rd Battalion, D Company AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Mackay was the son of Mary S. Mackay, of Avon Rd., Clifton, Invercargill, New Zealand, and the late Mr. W. G. Mackay. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death15 September 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSomme, Northern France, France AWMM Death notesSomme, France AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Robert Mackay by laying a poppy. John Linsay Mackay John Murdoch Mackay John Robert Mackay John Sydney Mackay John Thomas Mackay Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Robert Mackay Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10921797Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C9707Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM24: 16 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.