Malcolm Almore LALLY

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LALLY, Malcolm Almore

Service Number: 564
Enlisted: 3 September 1914, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 11th Infantry Battalion
Born: Northam, Western Australia, 20 November 1895
Home Town: Northam, Northam, Western Australia
Schooling: Northam State School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, Gallipoli, 1 August 1915, aged 19 years
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot II, Row G, Grave 40
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Northam Fallen, Northam Memorial Hospital
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World War 1 Service

3 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
2 Nov 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 564, 11th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli
2 Nov 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 564, 11th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Fremantle

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Biography

Malcolm Almore LALLY was born on 20th November 1895 in Northam, Western Australia

His parents were Thomas LALLY and Sophia MARTIN

He enlisted on 3rd Sept 1914 with the Australian Army - 11th Battalion, E Company - Unit embarked from Fremantle, WA on HMAT Ascanius on 2nd Nov. 1914

His brother Frederick Newland LALLY (11th Battalion) also served and returned to Australia in 1919

Malcolm was awarded the 1914-15 War, British War Medal and the Victory Medal

He died of wounds on 1st August 1915 in Gallipoli and is buried in Shell Green Cemetery - he is also commemorated on the Australian War Memorial

WAR FILE - Australian National Archives (recordsearch.naa.gov.au)

AIF PROJECT (www.aif.adfa.edu.au)

COMMONWEALTH WAR GRAVES (www.cwgc.org)

 

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