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|Also known as:||Allen, John Ivey|
|Place of Birth:||Bath (England)|
|Next of Kin:||Bessie Allen - Mother ; 32 Whilstone Rd. Somerset.|
|Biographical notes:||John Allen was born on 3 January 1890 to parents John and Bessie (nee Wainwright). On 27 October 1925 he married Marion, the eldest twin daughter of Mr and Mrs C.F. Mawsor of Oaklands Beerwah, at All Saint's Church Brisbane.|
|Date of Enlistment:||15-Nov-1916|
|Age at Enlistment:||27|
|Place of Enlistment:||Darwin|
|Unit:||11th Light Horse|
|Service:||Australian Imperial Force|
|Date of Death:||1952-01-08|
|Place of Death:||Texas (Qld.)|
|Service History:||Allen left Darwin on the SS 'Montoro' on 6 December 1916 and embarked from Sydney on 9 May 1917 on board HMAT A15 'Port Sydney'. He returned to Australia on the HMAS 'Kanowna' at the end of October 1919 and was discharged on 3 December 1919. He enlisted in the Second World War in the 8th Battalion VDC as Q204929.|
|Related link:||Embarkation Roll|
History of the 11th Light Horse Regiment, Fourth Light Horse Brigade, Australian Imperial Forces, War 1914-1919 by Ernest W. Hammond. Australia : The Regiment, 1942.
"Family Notices", Queensland Figaro, 14 November 1925: p.6.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
|Appears in Collections:||Returned ANZACs|
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