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Private Alexander Allan

17th Battalion (Glasgow Commercial) Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 18297

Alexander Allan grave





Personal details

Family Information

Husband of Mary Allan. A Will made by Alexander dated 21/05/1915 left all his property and belongings to his wife

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 37 Whifflet St, Coatbridge


Killed in Action 18/11/1917 Somme




Speedwell Shell Works


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Buried / Remembered

Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France

Additional Information

Alexander was Killed in Action nearing the end of the Battle of the Somme. Alexanders MIC states 10th Battalion. Also remembered on the Coatbridge Technical College Roll of Honour (see photo)

  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping  remembered at home

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