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Number Private 582

Battalion 22nd Battalion

Place of Birth Langley near West Lodden Norfolk England

Next of Kin His father Mr. Henry Chenery of Langley
Norfolk England

His grave in Malta

Date and place of enlistment Leongatha 18/2/1915

Physical details on enlistment Age 19 years 7 months,
5'9" 11 stone, hazel eyes and brown hair

Religion Methodist

Occupation farm hand

Date and place of death

He was wounded at Gallipoli on 19/10/1915 and moved to hospital in Malta where he died of cellulitis on October 24th.

Location of grave or memorial

Albert was buried in the Pieta Cemetery Malta. The photo above is his grave.

Relationship to Woorayl Shire

Albert worked for Mr. Tom Gray of Garvies Road Nerrena

Military History

18/2/15 he enlisted
He is on the Koorooman East Honour Roll
Albert was a young man from England who was working on a farm in the Koorooman East area in 1914.
19/10/15 He was wounded at Gallipoli
24/10/15 He died of cellulitis on Malta at Cottonera Hospital
25/10/15 He was buried at Pieta Malta
His effects consisted of a hairbrush and testament
A letter from Tom Gray of Garvies Rd stating that Albert Chenery left his bank book from the Leongatha State Savings Bank with him and he asks if Albert left a will. He has his fathers address in England



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