|Place of birth||Geelong, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Mt Duneed, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Eliza Allen, Mt Duneed, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Geelong, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||5th General (Victorian) Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/111/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||8th Light Horse Regiment|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Passed the riding test for the Light Horse, Broadmeadows Camp, Victoria, 17 April 1918.|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Father died, 24 January 1917.|
War service: embarked from Sydney, 10 June 1918; disembarked, Suez, Egypt, 17 July 1918. Marched in to Central Training Depot, Moascar, 17 July 1918.
Marched out to 8th Light Horse Regiment, 3 September 1918. Taken on strength, Eastern Expeditionary Force, 4 September 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Malta', 3 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 22 August 1918.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ALLEN Edgar|