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Private 351

8th Battalion

Harrow

His father Mr. K McLean of Meeniyan, Victoria

Surrey Hills 25/8/1914

Age 25 years 8 months, 5'8", 144 pounds, brown eyes and brown hair.

Church of England

Carpenter

He was wounded in action at Cape Hellas Gallipoli, he became septic and died in Alexandria on 20/5/1915.

He was buried in Chatby Cemetery Egypt.

His family resided in Meeniyan, Victoria


He is on the Meeniyan Honour Roll
25/8/14 He enlisted in Surrey Hills
19/10/14 He embarked Melbourne on HMAT Benella
10/5/15 He went to Gallipoli
20/5/15 He died of wounds received at Cape Hellas Gallipoli
His effects were: � a diary, letters, a handkerchief, a wallet, fountain pen, a pair of gloves, silver pencil case, gun metal watch and leather guard, pair of scissors, pipe, mirror, money belt, and tobacco pouch
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McLean Roy Keith 351, 8th Battalion Australian Infantry. Died of wounds 20th May 1915 age 27. Son of Helen McLean of Queen St Colac Victoria, Australia and the late Colin McLean. Born at Harrow Victoria
His mother Helen received his scroll 4/7/21 Victory medal 17/8/22 and plaque 21/1/22

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McLEAN, Roy Keith

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