|Town/Village:||Newmains, North Lanarkshire|
|Alternative Address:||Chapel Lane, Longford|
|Regiment/Unit:||Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), 9th Battalion|
|Date of Death:||14-07-1916|
|Cause:||Killed in action, Longueval (Somme), France|
|Memorial:||Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval, Somme, France|
Robert was born c.1876. Robert was a brother of Joseph McNally, who was killed in action in August 1915.
Pte McNally enlisted in Newmains, Scotland. On the 14 July the 9th Cameronians attacked the German front line at Longueval. In his will, Robert listed both of his sisters, Mrs. Bridget Connolly (Chapel Street, Longford) and Lizzie McNally (4, Margaret Street, Londonderry) as his beneficiaries, (link below).
|Parents Names:||Son of Patrick McNally of Chapel Lane, Longford|