William Allen

Name

William Allen

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

05/05/1915
39

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
3/7752
Bedfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Panel 31 and 33.
Belgium

UK Memorials

Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon
Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon
St Mary Magdalene Church Roll of Honour, Flaunden

Pre War

Born in 1875 in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire son of Henry and Isabella Allen and was living and working as an agricultural labourer in Collingham Farm, Bovingdon in 1891 and as a woodman in Flaunden, in 1911.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford, entered France on 11 Nov 1914 and was killed in action at Hill 60 near Ypres.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West