McMaster, Allan Stewart (2nd Lieutenant, b.? - d.1917)

Accession Number 1DRL/0458
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Papers
Maker McMaster, Allan Stewart
Place made At sea, Egypt, France
Date made 1916-1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/1511
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

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Collection relating to the service of 2nd Lieutenant Allan Stewart McMaster, 3 Battalion AIF, at sea, Egypt, France, 1916-1917. Collection consists of sixteen letters and postcards sent by McMaster to various family members.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 2nd Lieutenant Allan Stewart McMaster, 3 Battalion, AIF. Bootmaker, of Adamstown, NSW; born Tingha, NSW; educated at a public school; held a commission in the Citizen Forces of the CMF (senior cadets); joined the AIF on 21 August 1915; killed in action at Hermies, 9 April 1917, aged 22. Son of Duncan McIntyre McMaster and Mary McMaster, of Victoria St., Adamstown, NSW.