Sir Clutha Nantes Mackenzie (11 February 1895 – 30 March 1966) was a New Zealand politician and worker for the blind. He was briefly a Reform Party Member of Parliament.
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A son of Sir Thomas Mackenzie, who was High Commissioner in London and was previously a Liberal politician (and Prime Minister in 1912), he enlisted in the Army in World War I. He was blinded at Gallipoli.
He was active in organisations for the blind; he was attached to the UN and was Chairman of the World Braille Council. He was appointed a Knight Bachelor in the 1935 New Year Honours. Later that year he was awarded the King George V Silver Jubilee Medal.
- Scholefield 1950, p. 123.
- Scholefield 1950, p. 128.
- Scholefield 1950, p. 120.
- Brooking, Tom. "Mackenzie, Thomas Noble 1853–1930". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved 30 December 2011.
- The London Gazette: . 1 January 1935. Retrieved 3 August 2013.
- "Official jubilee medals". Evening Post. 6 May 1935. p. 4. Retrieved 3 August 2013.
- Hansen, Penelope. "Mackenzie, Clutha Nantes". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
- "Cemeteries search". Dunedin City Council. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
- Obituary in Evening Post, 31 March 1966 page 26.
- Scholefield, Guy (1950) [First ed. published 1913]. New Zealand Parliamentary Record, 1840–1949 (3rd ed.). Wellington: Govt. Printer.
- Works by Clutha Mackenzie at Project Gutenberg
- Works by or about Clutha Mackenzie at Internet Archive
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