Second Engineman William Allan

Royal Naval Reserve, HM Drifter Great Heart

Died: Friday 24 September 1915 (aged 18)

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Record:
ALLAN, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of William Allan, of 23, Harbour St., Nairn.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
10.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
St Marys RC Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 34127)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Hamsterley Colliery Roll of Honour (WMR 71338)
Location:
Hamsterley Colliery, Durham
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Parish of Hutton Roll of Honour (WMR 76383)
Location:
Hutton, Borders
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Lauder United Free Church - WW1 Plaque (WMR 69094)
Location:
Lauder, Borders
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Throckley (WMR 34199)
Location:
Throckley, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Inverness Post Office District and Engineering Section (WMR 72518)
Location:
Inverness, Highland
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Kellas- Cross (WMR 8716)
Location:
Kellas, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Rothiemay (WMR 8672)
Location:
Milltown Of Rothiemay, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Cadzow Parish Church WW1 (WMR 86729)
Location:
Hamilton, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Bannockburn (WMR 5795)
Location:
Bannockburn, Central
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Appleby Roll of Honour (WMR 3056)
Location:
Appleby, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Appleby Roll of Honour (WMR 3056)
Location:
Appleby, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Queens Own Rifles Of Canada (WMR 40952)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Methven United Presbyterian Church (WMR 82127)
Location:
Methven, Tayside
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Rutherglen (WMR 57569)
Location:
Rutherglen, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Camelon Parish Church WW1 (WMR 86224)
Location:
Camelon, Central
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Alloa, unknown Church WW1 (WMR 86246)
Location:
Alloa, Central
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Tillicoultry-WW1 Pillar (WMR 5772)
Location:
Tillicoultry, Central
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Methven Parish WW1 (WMR 82241)
Location:
Methven, Tayside
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Edinkillie Parishioners (WMR 8542)
Location:
Edinkillie, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Dallas (WMR 8705)
Location:
Dallas, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Logiealmond Parish Church WW1 (WMR 82165)
Location:
Methven, Tayside
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Boston United Free Church, Duns (WMR 54114)
Location:
Duns, Borders
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Keith (WMR 8660)
Location:
Keith, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
St Thomas' Church WW1 (WMR 89007)
Location:
Leith, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Dean Parish Church WW1 (WMR 81333)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Howard Gardens School (WMR 6658)
Location:
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Callander McClaren High School WW1 (WMR 76547)
Location:
Callander, Central
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
St Margaret's Church (WMR 88864)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
St Andrew's Place Church, Leith WW1 (WMR 88891)
Location:
Leith, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Loanhead Freemasons Lodge 580 St Leonard's (WMR 89098)
Location:
Loanhead, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Perth Academy and Sharp's Institution WW1 (WMR 82347)
Location:
Perth, Tayside
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Haddington Burgh and Parish (WMR 53686)
Location:
Haddington, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Lauder (WMR 81398)
Location:
Lauder, Borders
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Whiteness and Weisdale (WMR 8879)
Location:
between Hellister and Haggesta, Shetland
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Nairnshire County (Nairn, Parish of Ardclach, Parish of Auldearn, Parish of Cawdor and Parish of Croy) (WMR 8721)
Location:
Nairn, Highland
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Bonnyrigg (WMR 5647)
Location:
Bonnyrigg, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, William
Memorial:
Newmill (WMR 8666)
Location:
Newmill, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Durham Miners Association Seaham Lodge WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71041)
Location:
New Seaham, Durham
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Crook Parish Church Rood Screen and Board (WMR 71466)
Location:
Crook, Durham
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Buckie-Parish of Rathven (WMR 6033)
Location:
Buckie, Grampian
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
London County Council Staff - WW1 (WMR 12107)
Location:
Lambeth, Greater London
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Methven (WMR 44773)
Location:
Methven, Tayside
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Boldon (WMR 48289)
Location:
East Boldon, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Dalkeith (WMR 5635)
Location:
Dalkeith, Lothian
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
The Modern Camelon Memorial (WMR 76463)
Location:
Camelon, Central
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Ferniegair (WMR 6005)
Location:
Ferniegair, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Allan, W
Memorial:
Lieutenant R I Mackenzie and Men of the Gairloch Area (WMR 44809)
Location:
Gairloch, Highland

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Name:
Sergeant Allan
Context:
award
Date:
29 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1/14 Battalion London Regiment (London Scottish) (page 305)
Name:
Sergeant George Miles Allan
Context:
award
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1/14 Battalion London Regiment (London Scottish) (page 296)
Name:
Sergeant G M Allan
Context:
award
Date:
29 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1/14 Battalion London Regiment (London Scottish) (page 305)