David Francis McKenzie was born January 1898 in Halewood, Liverpool to parents David and Anne Jane. According to the 1911 census, David lived at Yew Tree Cottage in Halewood with the rest of his sizable family, including his siblings: Ernest, age 15; Martha, age 11; Nora, age 10; Jenny, age 5; John, age 7; Wilding, age 3; and Alec, age 1.
According to the database The Soldiers Who Die: Great War 1914 – 1919, Private David McKenzie, Serial Number 202872, served in 2/4th Bn Prince of Wales, South Lancashire.
He was killed in action 31 October 1917.
Private David Mckenzie is Remembered with Honour
Bard Cottage Cemetery