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Edward Ernest ALLEN

Regimental number591
Place of birthInverell New South Wales
Other NamesALLEN, Ernest Edward
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressInverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Harry Allen, Albert Square, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 12, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 14 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 October 1968
Place of burialMacquarie Park Cemetery

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