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Thomas ALLEN

Regimental number1623
Place of birthEmmaville, New South Wales
SchoolEmmaville Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressEmmaville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Allan, Peel Street, Mackay, Queensland
Enlistment date15 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row N, Grave No 11), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Commemoration details103
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Parents: James and Annie ALLEN
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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