Hallahan, William Alfred (Corporal)

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number 1DRL/0329
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Letter
Maker Hallahan, William Alfred
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1927
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/47
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

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Collection relating to the service of 542 Corporal William Alfred Hallahan, 51 Battalion, AIF, Gallipoli, 1915. Collection consists of a typescript copy of one letter sent by Hallahan to his family in Australia, from the Gallipoli Peninsula.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Corporal W A Hallahan, 51 Battalion, AIF. Killed on 26 June 1916 at Fleurbaix. Other biographical details concerning him: Railway engineer of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, born Ross, Westland, New Zealand, age at time of death 26. Educated at High School, Westport, New Zealand, came to Australia at an early age.