McKENZIE, Alexander Thomas Stewart
(Service number 49050)

Aliases Name at school & at death - Thomas Alexander Stewart McKENZIE
First Rank Sergeant Last Rank Sergeant


Date 1 January 1897 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 75 Theodocia Street, Timaru
Occupation Merchant
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin A. W. McKENZIE (father), 75 Theodocia Street, Timaru
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Specialist Company
Date 16 November 1917
Transport Tahiti
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Infantry Regiment

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Date 20 September 1969 Age 72 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Alexander Thomas Stewart McKenzie was the son of Alexander Walter and Mary Ann (née Hughes) McKenzie. He was educated at Timaru Main School. In 1924 he married Lizzie Gallagher.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [20 June 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [20 June 2017]; School Admission Record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [20 June 2017]

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