Private Harry Allcock

Army Number: 26125

Battalion: 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire. Grandson of Mr Bradley Lee, of 4, Curtis Street, Hucknall, Nottingham. He was a coal miner prior to enlisting at Nottingham on 15th May 1915. He went to France on 6th March 1916 and was killed in action, on 8th October 1916, in the attack on the Schwaben Redoubt, Thiepval, France, during the Battle of the Somme.

Buried Connaught Cemetery, Thiepval, France. Plot 11, Row J, Grave 4.

Connaught Cemetery, Thiepval, France.
Private Harry Allcock grave

Private Harry Allcock is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
St. Mary Magdalen Church War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Hucknall Baptist Church War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.