Vincent Julian Allard

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Allard, Private Vincent Julian no. 1354.

7th Light Horse 10th Reinforcements later 12th Light Horse.

Moore Street, Campsie.

Small-goods man.

Born in Brisbane, son of Francis J. and Agnes Allard.

Enlisted at Liverpool, 16/7/1915, aged 18.

Single.

Catholic.

Next of kin: mother, Agnes Clarke (formerly Allard), Moore Street, Campsie.

Serving in 39th Infantry at time of enlistment.

Embarked from Sydney 5/10/1915 per HMAT A3 2 Themistocles.

Casualty list SMH 15/5/1917 Wounded.

Casualty list SMH 24/7/1917 Ill, previously reported wounded.

Returned to Australia 12/7/1919.

Married Olive Morgans 1920.

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002