Studio portrait of 620 Private William Rae (also known as William Ray) McKenzie, 15th Battalion ...

Unit 15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P08624.094
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1920
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 620 Private William Rae (also known as William Ray) McKenzie, 15th Battalion of Parramatta North, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Brisbane in April 1915. He died at the 13th Australian Field Ambulance Station, France on 12 August 1916, aged 22 from wounds received in action near Warloy, France on 9 August 1916. He is buried in the Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension, France.