(Service number 32286)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||6 September 1894||Place of Birth||Black Hill, Durham, England|
|Address at Enlistment||Fairlie, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||F. V. ALLAN (brother), Chaffcutter, Fairlie, Canterbury|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||10th Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company|
|Date||15 Nov 1916|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Plymouth, Devon, England|
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|Military Awards||Military Medal|
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|Memorial or Cemetery||Burke's Pass Cemetery|
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Joseph Allan was christened on6 October 1895 at Monk Hesledon, Durham, England, the son of John Joseph and Katherine Allan. He and his brother Frederick Victor Allan were at home with the family at Hutton Henry, Durham, England in 1901. In 1918 he was a warded the military Medal. He was also honoured with the MBE.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [22 May 2018]; Timaru Herald, 29 November 1918 (Papers Past) [22 May 2018]; England census record (ancestry.com.au) [23 May 2018]; Burke's Pass Cemetery hedastone transcription [23 May 2018]
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