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Reginald Stanley ALLAN

Regimental number1656
Place of birthGrimsby, Lincolnshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCobden, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 6"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, Herbert Stanley Allan, Dean's Grove, Bargate, Grimsby, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 April 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date19 March 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 21 July 1917; discharged, Melbourne, 19 March 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 July 1972
Age at death76
Place of burialKerang Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, ALLAN Reginald Stanley

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