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Memorial tablet over grave dedicated to Private C McKinnon who died of pneumonia contracted during the Boer War.
Trooper Chas. Mckinnon was a member of the Imperial Bushmen`s Corps and had returned to Australia from fighting in South Africa when he died suddenly from pneumonia in Melbourne Hospital in July 1901.
|Address:||Henty Highway, Branxholme Cemetery , Branxholme, 3302|
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A SOLDIER`S TRIBUTE
IN MEMORY OF
PRIVATE C. McKINNON
Of 4th Imperial Contingent
Who died 17th July 1901
The victim of disease contracted
Amid the hardships of the
South African Campaign
He was commended by his superior
Officers, beloved by his comrades
And he is mourned by all who knew him