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Duncan Mitchell McKellar (1892–1917)

Mr. John McKellar, of Ballangeich, has been officially advised that his son, Pte. Mitchell McKellar, died of wounds in Germany about the middle of April. Pte. McKellar was previously reported missing on 11th April last, and it is evident that he was wounded and taken prisoner and subsequently succumbed to his injuries while in the hands of the enemy.

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Life Summary [details]


12 November, 1892
Allansford, Victoria, Australia


11 April, 1917 (aged 24)
Bullecourt, France

Cause of Death

war wounds

Religious Influence

Includes the religion in which subjects were raised, have chosen themselves, attendance at religious schools and/or religious funeral rites; Atheism and Agnosticism have been included.

Military Service