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Allan Edward JEFFREY

Regimental number487
Place of birthBeechworth, Victoria
SchoolWorragee State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressElaine, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Jeffrey, Elaine, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XLI, Row B, Grave No. 1), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Jane JEFFREY, Elaine, Victoria. Native of Beechworth, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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