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Ernest Robert ALLEN

Regimental number532
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlate moulder
Address11 Creswick Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinBrother, A Allen, Ouyen, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name7th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 July 1935

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