1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Thomas Allan

Contributed by: Joan Anderson, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Thomas
Surname Allan
Year of Birth 1895
Year of Death 1917
Regiment Scots Guards
Place of Wartime Residence Dalkeith, Midlothian

Thomas's Story

Along with his three brothers, Robert, Alexander and William, Thomas Allan went off to join the fight in WWI. He died in France on 2 February 1917, one month after his brother William was killed in Mesopotamia. Thomas is buried in St Sever Cemetery, Rouen, France. Thomas was the youngest of the boys of a family of ten. My mother was the second youngest of his five younger sisters.

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