Perhaps James and Alice separated?
His brother Henry Francis, enlisted in WW1 and gave his address as 3 Tempany Street, Fitzroy, which is the same address as Alice in the 1914 Electoral Roll. His next of kin is his sister-in-law, Mrs. McNulty - not his
Henry Francis McNULTY
Regimental number 1073
Religion Roman Catholic
Address 3 Tenpany Street, North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital status Single
Age at embarkation 44
Height 5' 5.25"
Weight 196 lbs
Next of kin Sister-in-Law, Mrs. McNulty, 3 Tenpany Street, North
Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
There is a burial for Henry Francis McNalty at Fawkner - (another mistranscription?)
Fawkner Memorial Park wishes to advise that the location of the buried remains of the late Henry Francis Mcnalty aged 48 are located at Church Of England: Compartment I Grave 354.
Within this location you will find:-
Surname Given Names Service Date
MCNALTY Henry Francis 24/04/1922
MCNULTY James 15/12/1927
Do you think he could be buried with his brother James?