Alfred Joseph Mekenass
Alias Served as Alfred Makeness; Makenass
Place Panevežys, Lithuania
Ethnic origin Lithuanian?
Religion Roman Catholic
Wife Linda Irene Mekenass (née Coward), married 1917
Arrived at Australia
disembarked at Newcastle, NSW
Residence before enlistment Maitland, Hexham
Occupation Labourer, rigger
Service service number 2144
POE Newcastle, NSW
unit 1st Pioneer Battalion
place Egypt, 1916
final fate RTA 16.08.1916
discharged 17.10.1916 MU
Residence after the war Hexham via Newcastle, NSW
Died 10.12.1925, Newcastle
Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (Mekenass)
Digitised service records (NAA) (Makeness)
Family tree on Ancestry.com
Steve Murphy, 'Lithuanian ANZACs: Research Continues', Lithuanian Papers, vol. 27, 2013, pp. 10-13.
Hexham fatality. Evidence at inquest. - Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate, 7 January 1926, p. 4.