Private Edgar Laurence Allen

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Army Number: 202134

Battalion: 1/6th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born at Worksop, Nottinghamshire. Son of Job and Mary Allen, 60, Newcastle Avenue, Worksop. He was an apprentice painter prior to enlisting at Worksop. He was killed in action, on 21st March 1918, during the German attack at Mory L’Abbaye, France.

Buried Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, France. Plot 20. Row E. Grave 6.

Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, France.
Private Edgar Laurence grave

Private Edgar Laurence Allen is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
Worksop War Memorial, Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
St. Mary and St. Cuthbert’s Priory Church War Memorial, Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.