Ship's Cook James Alexander Allan

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 23 February 1918 (aged 53)

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Record:
ALLAN, JAMES ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Son of James and Jessie Ann Allan; husband of the late Mary Ann Allan. Born at Macduff.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Allan, James A
Memorial:
Benson Wesleyan Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 34307)
Location:
Longbenton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Allan, James A
Memorial:
Macduff (WMR 8664)
Location:
Macduff, Grampian

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Name:
Lieutenant J G Allan
Context:
departed_training
Date:
28 Feb 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 247)
Name:
Lieutenant R Allan
Context:
joined
Date:
24 Feb 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 3 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 4)