|Place of birth||Dugarvan, Co Waterford, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||40|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Johanna Allen, Dugarvan, Co Waterford, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 2|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/12/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Machine Gun Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Transferred to Machine Gun Depot, Grantham, 21 August 1916; taken on strength, 24th Machine Gun Company, 28 August 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 7 September 1917.
Unit designation changed to 4th Machine Gun Bn, 1 April 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 13 October 1918.
Married Margaret KIELY, Dungarvan, Co Waterford, Ireland, 24 October 1918.
Rejoined Bn from leave, 1 November 1918.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 10 February 1919.
Admitted to No 2 Group Clearing Hospital, Hurdcott, 3 March 1919 (influenza); discharged from hospital, 12 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Indarra', 12 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 9 September 1919, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged (medically unfit: disability not stated), Brisbane, 7 December 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Lutwyche Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ALLEN Maurice|