Born East Malvern, Victoria, Presbyterian. Enlisted 21 February 1916 age 24, printer. Nok father, George H. McKenzie John St, Cottesloe and later at 11 Keightley Rd, Subiaco WA. Embarked at Fremantle 29 December 1916 per A34 Persic. Serving in France 1917 and 1918. RTA per Ceramic August 1919. Service medals: BWM and VM.