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Allen Harold COLLIN

Regimental number2106
Place of birthHalburg, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationMoulders improver
AddressHalbury, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Ann Collin, Queen Street, Gawler, South Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Trench Mortar Battery
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 3 March 1915 - 12th Bn 6th Reinforcements; taken on strength 12th Bn 6 August 1915; transferred tp 3rd LTM Bty 10 May 1916; mortally wounded 24/25 July 1916.
FateDied of wounds 25 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death20
Place of burialAlbert Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
19

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