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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Keith I Mackenzie -


Keith I Mackenzie, son of Kenneth Walter Ingleby Mackenzie, Physician and Surgeon, and Florence Elizabeth Mackenzie of Lansdowne House, Ryde.

2nd Lieutenant (Pilot) Keith I Mackenzie, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, attached to Royal Flying Corps

CWGC record ...

Further information

Name appears on Ryde Borough War Memorial and the Memorials at All Saints Church and All Saints Memorial Chapel

Keith I Mackenzie was born in Ryde, Isle of Wight; his father was born in Sidmouth, Devon and his mother in Normanton, Derbyshire [1901 Census].

Mackenzie served with 16th Sqn RFC, and was on a photographic sortie flying a BE.2G aircraft (serial no A2815) when he was shot down 1 km west of Vimy-de-Bonval. The shooting was claimed by the German Rittmaster von Richton.

Information provided by John Bloodworth

Royal Aero Club index card K I Mackenzie Royal Aero Club album page K I Mackenzie
K I Mackenzie's index card and photograph from the Royal Aero Club

image courtesy Ancestry.com. Great Britain, Royal Aero Club Aviators' Certificates, 1910-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Royal Aero Club. Royal Aero Club index cards and photographs are in the care of the Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, London, England.


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