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Frank McKenzie

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Frank AWMM
    • Frank John Public - Paula - Researcher - 11 November 2018 - Military file
  • Surname
    McKenzie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24038 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Murdoch McKenzie (father), Whangarei Heads, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24038 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM School teacher/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frank McKenzie was the only son of Murdoch McKenzie, of Whangarei Heads, New Zealand.

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    1 March 1917 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Boulogne, France AWMM VIII. A. 201. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Private Frank John McKenzie, of the Auckland Battalion, who died of wounds on Bologne Hospital on March 1, was the only son of Mr Murdoch McKenzie, of Whangarei Heads. He received his education at the Heads school and at the Whangarei High School. He was for two years probationary teacher at the Hora Hora School, and studied for one year at the Training College, Auckland. He enlisted at the age of 20 years and went to the trenches on September 1. He was slightly wounded in the knee by shrapnel in the battle of the Somme on September 28, necessitating his being in hospital 13 days.
    (NORTHERN ADVOCATE, 2 APR 1917) Public - Sandra - Researcher - 22 November 2018 - Paperspast Online
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  • Memorial reference



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

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22 November 2018SandraWaipuResearcher
11 November 2018PaulaGalway, IrelandResearcher
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