Māori › Eric Oliver Allan Born 14 July 1893 - Died 13 July 1915 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 8/1391A AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEric Oliver AWMM SurnameAllan AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 8/1391A AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth14 July 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Dunedin, Otago Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Gordon Road, Mosgiel, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationJ. Allan (father), care of Agricultural Department, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 8/1391A AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Otago, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM Sergeant AWMM Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM 3rd Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Height, WWI AWMM 5' 9" AWMM Weight, WWI AWMM 126 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of James and Janet Allan, of 49 Wilson St, Hawera.Native of Taieri, Otago.Sergeant Allan had two brothers who also served in World War 1: 17/256 Trooper James Reginald Allan, New Zealand Veterinary Corps, and 8/3 Private Lindsay Allan, Otago Infantry Battalion. Private Allan was also at Gallipoli.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalParents: James and Janet Allan, 49 Wilson Street, Hawera. Native of Taieri, Otago AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Death13 July 1915 AWMM Age 22 AWMM Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes CemeteryShrapnel Valley Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM III. H. 1. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Eric Oliver Allan by laying a poppy. Eric James Allan Eric James Allan Eric Oliver Allan Eric Richard Allan Eric Russell Allan Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Eric Oliver Allan Leave a note Contribute › Processing In memory of my great Uncle who served his country and gave his life at Gallpoli Public - Geoffrey Lindsay Alexander - Other Relative - 3 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22268864 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/622107/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/622107 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM Vol1: 9 AWMM Stowers, R. (2005). Bloody Gallipoli: the New Zealanders' story. Auckland, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 03 April 2015Geoffrey Lindsay AlexanderRedhill, UKOther Relative The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.