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Rank Sgt.
Service # 148782
Unit # 78th, 116th
Resident Wallaceburg
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Sergeant John E Allan enlisted in 201st Battalion on March 3rd, 1916 and was transferred to the 170th Battalion in September of the same year and went to England in October with that unit. While in England he was transferred to the 169th Battalion about 1st of December 1916 and then transferred to the 116th Battalion on the 31st of December, 1916. Went to France with the 116th Battalion and served with them until September 29th, 1918.

Discharged as medically unfit at Kingston March 20th, 1919.


Sources IODE, Discharged - Medically Unfit (20-03-1919)
Height 5' 8''
Eye Colour Gray
Age 28
Complexion Dark
Hair Brown
Race White
Birthplace Snye District, Kent County
Religion Methodist
Last Place of Employment Dauphin, Manitoba
Marital Status Single
When Enlisted March 23rd, 1916
Where Enlisted Winnipeg, Manitoba
Next of Kin Mother- Mrs. W.J. Allan, Wallaceburg (now.. Park Hill), Ontario. Uncle- James Pearson, R.R. #1 Wallaceburg. Brother- Halley Allan. Sister- May Allen, Earle Allen

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