Allen, Henry (Lieutenant, b. c1886 - d.1915)

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Lone Pine Area, Lone Pine
Accession Number 1DRL/0029.001
Collection type Private Record
Record type Item
Measurement 1 item
Object type Letters
Maker Smyth, Nevill Maskeline
Date made 1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/377
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to service of Lieutenant Henry Allen, 3 Battalion, Lone Pine, 1915. A typewritten condolence letter written on 20 October 1915 by Brigadier General N. M. Smyth, to Allen's mother describing his fatal wounding at Lone Pine, 7 August 1915.

History / Summary

Allen also served with the Scottish Rifles and Scottish Horse in the Boer War.