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John Campbell Mackay

Headstone of Sergeant John Campbell Mackay (24382). Motor Car Corner Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. New Zealand War Graves Trust (BECW8770). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Campbell AWMM
  • Surname
    Mackay AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24382 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Taumarunui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 John Mackay (father), Newstead, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24382 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 3 April 1916 Military personnel file
      Age 31 AWMM
      Corporal/Military Military personnel file
    • WW1 3 April 1916 Military personnel file
      Age 31 AWMM
      Farmer/Civilian Military personnel file
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Helen Kelly Mackay and John Mackay. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 June 1917 Military personnel file
    Age 32 AWMM
    Military personnel file
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Motor Car Corner Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium AWMM C. 8. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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