|Place of birth||Charters Towers, Queensland|
|School||Mount Pleasant State School, Victoria|
|Address||72 Magpie Street, Ballarat, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr J Pengelly, 72 Magpie Street, Ballarat, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/25/5|
|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
|Age at death from cemetery records||23|
|Place of burial||No knowngrave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 22), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Mary PENGELLY. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland|
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 1465 Pte Frederick PENGELLY, Machine Gun Bn Details, returned to Australia, 19 February 1919; 3425 Corporal James Thomas PENGELLY, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 20 April 1916.
Admitted to 6th Australian Field Ambulance, South Road Head, 11 May 1916; transferred to 14th Australian Field Ambulance, Ferry Post, 13 May 1916 (septic arm); discharged to unit, and rejoined, Ferry Post, 16 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported Missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 2130311: 'No trace Germany[.] Cert. by Capt. Mills 10-10-19'.
Statement, 1465 Pte F. PENGELLY, D Company, 29th Bn (patient, Colmore Road Hospital, King's Road, Birmingham, England), 15 March 1917: 'The above A. Pengelly was my brother Alfred. I have been informed that he was shot going across No Man's Land at Fromelles on the date given. The body was never recovered.'Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PENGELLY Alfred
Red Cross File No 2130311