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Arthur LALLY

Regimental number4162
Place of birthLiverpool, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Height5' 9"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs Ade Owens, 1 South Road, West Kirby, Cheshire, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateDischarged 29 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialWest Kirby (St. Bridget) Churchyard (Grave No. 1295), Cheshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick adn Ellen LALLY. Died of Phthisis
Discharge date29 November 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 30 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 5 June 1916.

Admitted to 26th General Hospital, 12 July 1916 (malaria); transferred to England, 13 July 1916, and admitted to 1st Northern General Hospital, Birmingham, 14 July 1916; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 19 July 1916; discharged to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 25 July 1916 (Class A: fit).

Admitted to No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, from Military Hospital, Birkenhead, 23 August 1916; listed as 'dangerously ill', 9 September 1916.

Discharged from the AIF in England: permanently unfit for war service at home or abroad, 29 November 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as LALLEY.
Date of death2 August 1917
SourcesNAA: B2455, LALLY Arthur

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