|Place of birth||St Kilda, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Orrong Road, East St Kilda, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||30|
|Next of kin||Mrs E Allan, Orrong Road, East St Kilda, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Field Ambulance|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/45/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Field Ambulance|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 5 April 1915.
Admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance, 24 August 1915 (diarrhoea); transferred to HS 'Nile', 27 Auguswt 1915, and admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 28 August 1915; transferred to NZ&A Convalescent Hospital, 9 September 1915; discharged (fit) to Base Details, 22 September 1915; rejoined unit, Mudros, 26 October 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 23 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 30 March 1916.
Wounded in action (undated: gun shot wound, right arm); admitted to 26th General Hospital, Etaples, 29 July 1916; transferred to England, 6 August 1916, and admitted to Northumberland War Hospital (date not recorded); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 9 October 1916; discharged (date not recorded) and marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 3 November 1916.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kanowna', 14 January 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 8 March 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 19 June 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ALLAN Edgar Francis|