Clutha Mackenzie - papers
- MS-2016-8 (Reference Number)
- 2016/8 (Registration Number)
War diary and papers relating to Clutha Nantes Mackenzie
Clutha Mackenzie - papers, 1914-1916, Auckland War Memorial Museum, MS-2016-8
- On return to New Zealand, MacKenzie was a Member of Parliament from 1920-1922 and Director of the Blind Institute (Auckland) from 1923-1938. He was awarded the Knight Bachelor, in 1935, for services to the blind.
- Clutha MacKenzie’s father was Sir Thomas Noble MacKenzie; New Zealand High Commissioner in London from 1912 – 1920. He is mentioned in Volume II of the diary – as part of a delegation to Egypt.
- Clutha Nantes MacKenzie (service no.: 11/171) embarked on the Main Body from Wellington in October 1914. He was part of the Wellington Mounted Rifles and was blinded at Gallipoli, after Chunuk Bair.
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