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Nottingham
He was the son of Frank and Annie Allen and the brother of Clarence, Mildred and Evelyn Allen. In 1911, they lived at 26, Gloucester Avenue, Lenton, Nottingham.
17 Nov 1917
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Lenton, Nottingham
Private
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Leonard Victor Allen, served with the 17th Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment (Welbeck Rangers), he was killed in action on 17th November 1917. He is commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial.Panel 99 to 102
In memoriam published 17th November 1919 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “ALLEN. – In fond remembrance of Pte. Leonard Allen, 11 Gloucester-avenue, Lenton, killed in action November 17th, 1917. A loving son, a brother kind, beautiful memories left behind. – From his ever-loving mother, father, sisters, and brothers.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-19018
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