Leslie Murles ALLEN

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ALLEN, Leslie Murles

Service Number: 3227
Enlisted: 19 July 1915, Adelaide
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Terowie, Goyder, South Australia, 15 August 1892
Home Town: Terowie, Goyder, South Australia
Schooling: Terowie Public School, Howard's College
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Killed in Action, Mouquet Farm, Departement de la Somme, France, 16 August 1916, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, National War Memorial (South Australia), Terowie HB1 Terowie Institute*, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)*
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World War 1 Service

19 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide
27 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3227, 10th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
27 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3227, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Benalla, Adelaide
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Pozières
10 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3227, 50th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
Date unknown: Involvement 10th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Biography

Son of Albert John ALLEN and Jemima nee WILLIAMS