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Regimental number6296
Place of birthQuantong, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressQuantong via Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A Knight, Quantong, via Horshan, Victoria
Enlistment date28 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*given name two spellings Allan and Allen
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Allen and Mary Jane KNIGHT, Percy Street, Portland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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