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John ALLAN

Regimental number5980
ReligionWesleyan
OccupationShop assistant
AddressIrvinebank, vi Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A. Allan, Irvinebank, via Cairns, Queensland
Previous military service2nd Infantry, Citizen Military Forces
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 November 1917
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
54
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Annie ALLAN.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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