NameAlan Berry Tanner, SN 20, Service RecordAlternative nameAlan Berry Tanner, SN Lieutenant, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 27 April 1896, Brisbane (Qld.)
Date of Death: 16 April 1952, Brisbane (Qld.)
Buried: Mt Thompson Memorial Gardens, Holland Park, Queensland
Alan's parents were John Tanner and Matilda Eleanor Berry who farmed at Whiteside. Alan attended North Pine State School with his two brothers Leslie  and Owen  both of whom enlisted in the war. Alan enlisted 19 November 1915 at Brisbane. He was commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant on 18 December 1918
the war had ended by this time. He married Violet Marguerita Chow 5 March 1921, they lived in Toowong and Alan's occupation was a clerk. All three brothers returned home.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, TANNER ALAN BERRYLanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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