Mackenzie, Ronald (2nd Lieutenant, b.1887 - d.1916)

Accession Number 1DRL/0448
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letter
Maker Crago, William Tamblyn
Mackenzie, Ronald
Place made Egypt, Greece: Aegean Islands, Lemnos, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1915-1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/1476
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the service of 2nd Lieutenant Ronald Mackenzie, 20 Infantry Battalion, AIF, Gallipoli, Lemnos, Egypt, 1915-1916. Collection consists of three letters written by 2nd Lieutenant Ronald Mackenzie to his sister Mollie, and one letter of condolence written by 836 Sergeant William Tamblyn Crago, to Mackenzie's aunt, Miss Burrows.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Lieutenant Ronald Mackenzie, 20 Battalion, AIF. Farmer of Cooma, NSW, born East Maitland, NSW, educated at Mount Victoria, NSW, served with the AN&MEF in German New Guinea, 1914-1915, joined the AIF on 11 May 1915, killed in action at Pozieres, 30 July 1916, aged 29.

Biographical note: 836 Sergeant William Tamblyn Crago, 20 Battalion, AIF. Killed in action 3 January 1917. Age 24. Son of William Henry and Jane Crago, of 'Fermanagh', Yass, NSW.