McNally, Nicholas: Service no. 409158

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Digitized Service Record

Source: July 1917 casualty.

"Killed in Action" He was attached to the 250th Company Royal Engineers, and while on duty with a party repairing the Vierstraat-Wyschaete Road at 11 a.m. on the 1st July, 1917, they were subjected to shell fire from a high velocity gun, Private McNally was instantly killed by a shell-burst, his body being badly shattered, and filled with splinters from it.

“Killed in Action”
He was attached to the 250th Company Royal Engineers, and while on duty with a party repairing the Vierstraat-Wyschaete Road at 11 a.m. on the 1st July, 1917, they were subjected to shell fire from a high velocity gun, Private McNally was instantly killed by a shell-burst, his body being badly shattered, and filled with splinters from it.

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Grave Marker – Photo courtesy Keith Boswell, England. Source: CVWM

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