|Place of birth||Unley, South Australia|
|School||Plympton Public School, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||North Edwardstown, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Alice Maude Irving, Castle Street, North Edwardstown, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served in the 75th Bn, Senior Cadets; transferred to 78th Bn, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Place of enlistment||Keswick, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 1st Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death||21|
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No 4), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: William and Alice IRVING, Edward Street, Glandore, South Australia. Native of Adelaide|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 1534 Lance Corporal Herbert Victor Clement IRVING MSM, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 18 November 1915; disembarked suez, 18 December 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Reported missing, 20 July 1916.
Prisoner of War German List dated 4 November 1916 received by Wounded & Missing Enquiry Bureaua.
Previously reported Prisoner of War. Now reported Killed in Action. Death reported from Germany.
German report, 2 August 1916: 'austr. Sold. Irving, A.W.J. 32.A.I. C.E. Nr. 1528. am 19.7.16 in Gegen Fromelles gefallen.'
Note on Red Cross File No 1410414: ''Died a prisoner of war. Cert. by - German Death List dated 4-11-16. His identification disc is in German hands.'
Note on file: 'The above name appeared on German death list dated 4-11-16.'
Note on file: 'Killed in action 20.7.16. previously reported Prisoner of War. Cert. by A.I.F. Headquarters 19.5.17.'
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalOriginally listed as 'No Known Grave' and commemorated at V.C. Corner (Panel No 5), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles; subsequently (2010) identified, and interred in the Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery, France.
|Miscellaneous details||Mother's address subsequently Edward Street, Glandore, South Australia.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, IRVING Allan William James
Red Cross file 1410414