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Full Name
John MacRae
Rank Last Held
Lance Corporal
Forename(s)
John
Surname
MacRae
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
40831
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Station manager
Next of Kin
Mrs K. MacRae (mother), Kayle of Lochalch, Ross-shire, Scotland
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
23rd Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company
Embarkation Date
2 April 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Corinthic
Destination
Plymouth, England
Nominal Roll Number
57
Page on Nominal Roll
12
Last Unit Served
Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death
Le Cateau, France
Date of Death
8 October 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Honnechy British Cemetery, Nord, France
Grave Reference
I. B. 37.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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