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Herbert George ALLAN

Regimental number12793
Date of birth21 June 1894
Place of birthKent Town, Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolNorth Adelaide Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressOlive Street, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs A J Allan, Olive Street, Prospect, South Australia
Previous military service80th Infantry
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Discharge date14 March 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded, Somme sector, 1918; invalided to Endell St Hospital, London; recovered and returned to duty. Arrived back in Australia, January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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