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|Posted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 9:37 pm Post subject: WW1 - Pte. Alexander Allan, Camerons.
|The Glasgow Herald, Saturday, 18th. August, 1917.
"Deaths on Service.
ALLAN.- Killed in action, on 31st July, Pte. Alexander Allan, Cameron Highlanders, aged 19 years, youngest son of Mr and Mrs David G. Allan, Anerly, Yoker."
from de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour, Volume 3.
SNWM - WW1
Service number S/25460
Place of birth Partick Glasgow
Date of death 31 July 1917
Theatre of death F&F
Cause of death Killed in action
SNWM roll THE QUEEN'S OWN CAMERON HIGHLANDERS
Unit name Unknown Unit attached to THE QUEEN'S OWN CAMERON HIGHLANDERS
Other detail 6th Bn. formerly 3292 Lovat Scouts.
SDGW - Born Partick; lived Yoker; enlisted Glasgow.
Army register of soldier's backpay and War Gratuity paid to Executor Dative David G. Allan (father), 1918/1919.
Alexander Allan, 6th.(S)Bn. Cameron Hrs. Pte. S/25460; died 31.7.1917, in action.
Service Award Roll records previous unit:- 5th.Bn.Cameron Hrs. Pte.25460.
CWGC - ALLAN, Alexander
Service No: S/25460.
Date of Death: 31/07/1917.
Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders 6th Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 38 and 40. (Panel 38.)
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL