Biography

Birth date: 1894
Birth place: Australia: South Australia, Adelaide
Death date: 02 May 1917
Death place: Germany
Final rank: Captain
Service number: 2141 - First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • 48 Battalion
  • 48th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

Roll of Honour

  • Rank: Captain
  • Date of Death: 02 May 1917
  • Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of embarkation: 16 June 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Sydney

Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files

  • Rank: Captain
  • Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Military Cross

  • Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Military Cross

  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Photograph

P01723.001

Portrait of Captain Allan Edwin Leane, 48th Battalion, 1st AIF. Captain Leane died in a German hospital on 1917-05-02 after being wounded and captured 1917-04-11 during the first battle of Bullecourt.

P01723.001

Private Record

Timeline

Date of birth 1894
Date of embarkation 1915-06-16
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-04-18
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-04-21
Date of death 1917-05-02