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Allan Forbes ANDERSON

Date of birth20 February 1895
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrical engineer
Address99 Alfred Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs T B Anderson, 99 Alfred Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment dateNO ENTRY
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name18th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
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Major


Unit: 1st Pioneer Battalion
Promotion date: 2 August 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 9 July 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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