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William Henry ALLAN

Regimental number391
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPainter
Address189 Westgarth Street, Northcote South, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFather, William Henry Allan, Durham Lead, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 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 Roll1st Anzac Corps School
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6646 Pte Clarence Robert ALLAN, 8th Bn, killed in action, 25 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 April 1953
Place of burialBuninyong Cemetery

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