Charles Prowse ALLEN

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ALLEN, Charles Prowse

Service Number: 4729
Enlisted: 29 July 1915, 11th Reinforcements 6th Infantry Battalion
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 59th Infantry Battalion
Born: St Arnaud, Victoria, Australia, 1890
Home Town: Inverleigh, Golden Plains, Victoria
Schooling: Osbornes Flat State School, Melbourne High School, Training College, Victoria
Occupation: School Teacher
Died: Died of wounds, France, 23 July 1916
Cemetery: Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord
Plot II, Row F, Grave 74
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Inverleigh & District Residents Roll of Honor, Inverleigh Parish of Inverleigh Honor Roll, Inverleigh War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

29 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4729, 6th Infantry Battalion, 11th Reinforcements 6th Infantry Battalion
7 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4729, 6th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '8' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Wiltshire embarkation_ship_number: A18 public_note: ''
28 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 59th Infantry Battalion
3 Jul 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 59th Infantry Battalion, France
19 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 4729, 59th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix), SW to left thigh. Evacuated to 8th CCS at Bailleul, where he later died of his wounds on 23 July 1916.
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 4729, 59th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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