|Place of birth||Glamis, Forfarshire, Scotland|
|Other Names||ALLARDYCE, John Tannock|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||c/o Mrs J Raftery, 49 Arcadia Avenue, Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Brother, Charles Allardyce, Nethergale, Dundee, Scotland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Blackall, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||25th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Warrant Officer (Class I)|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||25th Battalion|
|Fate||Effective abroad (still overseas)|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Brisbane, 17 August 1915; disembarked Suez, 16 September 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 7 October 1915; joined 25th Bn at Gallipoli, 12 October 1915.
Appointed Temporary Corporal, 29 November 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 6 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Promoted Corporal, 29 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 15 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 22 March 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Division Rest Station, 3 May 1916 (bronchitis); discharged to duty, 9 May 1916.
Wounded in action, 5 August 1916 (gun shot wound, left ankle), and admitted to 7th Field Ambulance; transferred to Line of Communication Hospital, 6 August 1916; to England, 12 August 1916, and admitted to 2nd Western General Hospital, Manchester, 13 August 1916; transferred to No 2 Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 27 November 1916 (amputated left leg).
Transferred to AIF Headquarters for duty, 17 May 1917.
Broughtto the notice of the Minister for Meritorious Services rendered during the period of demobilization.
Commenced return to Australia from Tilbury on board HT 'Wahehe', 31 August 1920; disembarked Sydney, 24 October 1920, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged, Brisbane, 20 April 1921.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name incorrectly recorded as John Tamock ALLARDYCE on Embarkation Roll.|