Heritage > HALL Alexander Edward: 1894 – 1917 KIA ANZAC
Avenue of honour Upper YarraThe Upper Yarra Museum has initiated a project to recreate a Memorial avenue of trees dedicated to the WW1 fallen from the old Upper Yarra Shire. The reformed avenue is to be planted along the old railway line, now the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail by Anzac Day 2015

Alexander Edward HALL

Alexander HALL was born in Orbost in 1894 went to school at Yarra Junction Primary and was a farmer from”Hartlands” Launching Place..3159 Private Alexander E Hall was 23 when he Killed In Action 12/10/1917
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Given Names Alexander Edward
Birth Date 1894
Birth Place Orbost, VIC
Occupation at Enlistment Farmer
Date of Enlistment 27.10.1916
Age at Enlistment 22 years 6 months
Service Number(s) 3159
Next of Kin Father: Alexander McKie HALL
Embarkation Embarkation
Address at Enlistment Launching Place, VIC
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Melbourne, VIC on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16.12.1916
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Private
Unit on Nominal Roll 37th Battalion
Fate Killed in Action
Australia War Memorial Roll, Panel Number Honour Roll Panel no 128Roll of Honour name projection.
Alexander Edward Hall’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory.
Date of Death 12.10.1917
Place of Death or Wounding BELGIUM
Age at Death 23 years
Roll of Honour Circular Yes
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Tyne Cot Cemetery.
Passchendaele, BELGIUMPlot XIII, Row D, Grave No. 9
Red Cross Files Yes
Medals British war Medal
Memorial plaque
Memorial scroll
Victory Medal
Where the Australians Rest
Local Rolls of Honour Yarra Junction Primary School

  • Hall. A.
Local Memorials Yarra Junction Cenotaph: Fallen

  • A.E. Hall
AIF Data Base Alexander Edward HALL

Family & Early Life

Parents: Alexander and Helen Hall, Launching Place

Military Service

 

War Service – Western Front Brother: 3160 Pte Harry Albert HALL, 37th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1918 (AIF database)

Sources

Commemorating the Fallen – Yarra Junction Cenotaph – Bob Sutherland.1999.Warburton Ways, Earle Parkinson 1984