McKELLAR, Archibald Campbell
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|Date||28 June 1888||Place of Birth||Otaki|
|Date||21 March 1918||Age||29 years 9 months|
|Address at Enlistment||11 Hatton Street, Timaru|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs e. McKELLAR (mother), 11 Hatton Street, Timaru|
|Medical Information||Height 5 feet 2 inches. Weight 132 lbs. Chest measurement 34-36½ inches. Complexion dark. Eyes brown. Sight - right eye 6/18, left eye 6/9. Hearing & colour vision both normal. Limbs well formed. Full & perfect movement of all joints. Chest well formed. Heart & lungs normal. Free from hernia, varicocele, varicose veins, haemorrhoids, inveterate or contagious skin disease. Had had fits - last in 1907. No notification for consumption. Never under treatment in a sanatorium or mental institution. Absence from work - epileptic fits since childhood when 5 years old; hip joint disease. States - Had freq. Epileptic fits until 5 years of age & was free until 18 yrs old, when they came on again.|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||5 April 1947||Age|
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|Memorial or Cemetery||Waipukurau Cemetery|
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Archibald Campbell McKellar was born Archibald Ferguson McKellar, the eldest son of Archibald and Emily (née Carter) McKellar.
NZ Defence Force Personnel Records (Archives NZ ref. AABK 18805 W5544 0074365) [21 July 2016]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [21 July 2016]
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