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Allan Harcourt TANNER

Regimental number2648
Place of birthLancefield, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWoongarra, Chinchilla, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Jane Tanner, Woongarra, Chinchilla, Queensland
Enlistment date2 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 April 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row A, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harcourt and Emma Jane TANNER, Woongara, Chinchilla, Queensland. Native of Lancefield, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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