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William Joseph ALLAN

Regimental number1782
Place of birthStawell, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSailor
AddressMrs. Beck Townsend, 117 Autumn Street, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Thomas Allan, Allan's Hill, Richmond Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 June 1976

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