JIM ALLEN

 

Born: 1899, Ashton, Devonshire.

Died: 27th February 1918; age: 18; at Ipswich Hospital.

Rank: Private; Service Number: TR8/3371.

Regiment: Hampshire Regiment, 51st Battalion.

 

Grave Reference:

D.22.6.

Ipswich Old Cemetery,

Ipswich.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Youngest son of the late Thomas Allen and of Mary Allen, of Ashton, Exeter.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Penn, Ashton, Devonshire.

 

Mary Allen (nee Trevalyan) , 41, born St. Austell, Cornwall.

Caroline Elizabeth Allen, 9, born Ashton.

John Thomas Allen, 8, born Ashton.

Winifred Mary C. Allen, 6, born Ashton.

Charlie Allen, 3, born Ashton.

 

1911   Higher Ashton, Devonshire.

 

Jim was 11 years old and living with his mother.

Mary, 53, a Domestic Charwomen.

 

Jim’s father was John Thomas Allen, born 1865, Devon.

 

Jim is also remembered on the war memorial at St. John the Baptist Church, Ashton, Devonshire.

Hampshire Regiment, 51st Battalion

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