MALLOUGH, Ian Cameron

1st World War
Date of Birth
Date Attested
Attested at
Toronto - Ontario
Regimental Number
Date of Death
Age at Death
21 years 4 months
Biographical Summary

DIVISIONAL UNIT:     4th Canadian Infantry Division                                                                                                                                             4th Divisional Field Ambulance                                                                                                                                             11th Brigade Field Ambulance                                                                                                                                             Canadian Army Medical Corps                                                                                    RESIDENCE:             Toronto - Ontario                                                                                                                    BORN:                        Kincardine - Township of Kincardine - County of Bruce - Ontario                                CEMETERY:              Brandhock New Military Cemetery No. 3 - Ypres - West Vlaanderen - Belgium                                                                   II     N     14                                                                                                                                PARENTS:                  Mr. Robert and Bella Mallough - Toronto / Dungannon - Ontario                                        Personal:                    His height was 5'  6" and his weight was 125 pounds. He had a fresh complexion with blue eyes                                     and light hair. Prior to his enlistment he was a student and a he was raised in the Presbyterian                                         faith. He enlisted into the Canadian Army Medical Corps. 

He was educated at the Dungannon and Teeswater Public Schools, and received his secondary education at Wingham High School and was also a student for two years at the Royal College of Dental Surgeons. At the time of his enlistment he was in his second year. Private Mallough is listed on the University of Toronto Roll of Service.          He enlisted into the Canadian Army Medical Corps in November of 1916 and went to No. 2 Training Depot.          Private Mallough embarked from Canada on March 28, 1917 and arrived in Liverpool on April 7, 1917 and that same day he was Taken on Strength by the Canadian Medical Corps at Westenhanger - Kent. At the end of May he went overseas into France at Le Havre and by June 1st he was at the Medical Corps Reinforcement Depot. One week later he was posted to the 11th Brigade Field Ambulance of the 4th Division and all through the summer served on the Lens front.                                                                                                                                              On November 12, 1917 the 11th Brigade Field Ambulance relieved the 6th Brigade Field Ambulance.               Private Mallough was part of H. Cormick's squad which was a platoon of stretcher bearers. Private Mallough was killed instantly by enemy shell fire as his group was carrying a stretcher at Tyne Cot south-west of Passchendaele. He was taken to Brandhoek and buried there with full military honours on November 16, 1917.