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Malcolm McGregor

Lieutenant

1st Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Cerris
  • Planted By: Miss A. Thomas
  • Plaque: 3112

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Biography

Malcolm McGregor was a single 33 year old clerk at the time of his enlistment in Ballarat on the 9th of July 1915. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on the 28th of July 1916.
On the 6th of March 1916, he was appointed Second Lieutenant. Malcolm was promoted to Lieutenant on the 11th of December 1916.
He was wounded in action on the 20th of March 1917, and on the 14th of April 1917 was admitted to the 3rd London General Hospital with a gunshot wound and compound fracture to his left forearm. Malcolm rejoined his battalion on the 16th of January 1918.
On the 25th of August 1918, Malcolm was transferred to England sick, and on the 27th of August was admitted to the 3rd London General Hospital.
He returned to Australia on the 11th of December 1918, and was discharged due to the termination of his enlistment period on the 9th of March 1919.

Tree No. 3112

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour