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Allen Leslie TONKIN

Regimental number2895
Place of birthLorquon Victoria
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressKangarilla, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Tonkin, Baroota, South Australia
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 27 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 26 December 1918
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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