(Service number 40712)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||6 December 1889||Place of Birth||Temuka|
|Address at Enlistment||Geraldine|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs L. F. McCOLL (mother), Highlands, Geraldine|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Reinforcements, G Company|
|Date||14 March 1917|
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Prisoner of War Information
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|Where Captured and by Whom|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||17 August 1944||Age||54 years|
|Place of Death||Geraldine|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Geraldine Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 324, Plot 115|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Malcolm McColl was the older son of John Livingstone and Lucy Finetta (née Dyson) McColl. He attended several South Canterbury schools - Kakahu, Clandeboye, Orton, Hilton and Geraldine. Malcom returned to Geraldine with Draft 187 which brought a large number of soldiers home in early October 1918. Malcolm married Znnie Christina Bell in 1919.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [09 July 2019]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [14 July 2019]; School Admission records [July 2019]; Cemetery records; Evening Post, 30 September 1918 (Papers Past) [16 August 2016]
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