We remember William Allen

We remember William Allen

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Desborough, Northamptonshire United Kingdom Source:8608931 Source:8608915 1893
1894
sibling Arthur Allen Source:8608915 1894
1897
sibling Florrie Allen Source:8608915 1897
1900
sibling Gertrude Allen Source:8608915 1900
1902
sibling Winnie Maud Allen Source:8608915 1902
1911
location 61 Queen St, Desborough, Northants United Kingdom Source:8608915 2nd April 1911
1914
employment shoe hand United Kingdom Source:8606979 10th September 1914
1914
enlistment Northampton United Kingdom Source:8606979 11th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 2410 Northamptonshire Regiment 4th Bn. Source:8606979 11th September 1914
1915
theatres Balkans :2 Source:30114 29th July 1915 - 3rd November 1915
1915
hospitalisation Enteric Hospital/Institution Source:8606979 2nd October 1915 - 12th October 1915
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8606979 28th November 1916 - 18th September 1918
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 31037 Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8606979 10th January 1918
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8606979 23rd February 1918
1919
location 40 Queen St, Desborough, Northants United Kingdom parents address Source:8606979 22nd January 1919
1918
death Died of wounds Bomb wound left buttock and side, sustained in the field 48 Casualty Clearing Station France Source:30114 Source:8606979 18th September 1918
burial Brie British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial France I. A. 5 Source:8608924

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Allen,
Source 8606979
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
40 Queen St, Desborough, Northants United Kingdom parents address known 22nd January 1919
61 Queen St, Desborough, Northants United Kingdom known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2410 Northamptonshire Regiment 4th Bn. Private
British Army 31037 Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lucy Ann Allen mother
John Allen father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Allen brother 1894
Florrie Allen sister 1897
Gertrude Allen sister 1900
Winnie Maud Allen sister 1902
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-11 5'9"

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Liz37211
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Liz37211
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Liz37211

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission - casualty details Liz37211
Desborough Scrapbook Liz37211

Multimedia

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Pte. William Allen, Northants Regiment Liz37211
Military Medal Vincent96527
Lance Corporal William Allen Liz37211

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