|Place of birth||Geelong, Victoria|
|School||State School, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, Alexander McLean, 11 Gertrude Street, West Geelong, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in Compulsory Military Training scheme (Area 69B).|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||21st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/38/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France|
|Age at death from cemetery records||19|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 21), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Alexander and Margaret McLEAN, 165 Bank Street, South Melbourne, Victoria. Native of Geelong, Victoria|
|Family/military connections||Father: 3202 Pte Alexander McLEAN, 60th Bn, returned to Australia, 20 December 1917; discharged, 27 February 1918: Brother: 3200 Pte Alexander Leslie McLEAN, 60th Bn, killed in action, 19 July 1916.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 26 February 1916.Admitted to hospital, Ferry Post, 10 April 1916; discharged, and rejoined Bn, 14 April 1916 (no further details recorded).
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported missing, 19 July 1916.
Now, 25 August 1916, declared 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 1950201: 'No trace Germany[.] Cert. by Capt. Mills 10-10-19.'
Statement, 3158 Sergeant H. LAU, 60th Bn (patient, No 2 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, England), 23 October 1916: 'I knew MacLean (sic) personally and saw him dead on the evening of 20th July in No-Man's-Land, Fleurbaix. He was lying in a Sap. It looked as though he had been crawling back, and had got mortally wounded before getting back. He was in the Charge.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McLEAN Victor Henry
Red Cross File No 1950201