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Robert McNally

Rank: Private
Town/Village: Newmains, North Lanarkshire
Civil Parish:
Catholic Parish:
Country: Scotland
Alternative Address: Chapel Lane, Longford
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), 9th Battalion
Regiment Number: 12065
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

Link to CWGC entry; Link to will

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