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Allan Stanley DRAKE

Regimental number1637
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Mrs Cecilia M'Leod, Woodend Road, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date31 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 November 1916
Place of burialAIF Burial Ground (Plot IV, Row J, Grave No. 2), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
148
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Ipswich, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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