|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
Allen, Frederick James
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/198|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
|Copying Provisions||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
Allen, Frederick James (Private, b.? - d.1918)
Collection relating to the service of 4728 Private Frederick James Allen, 53 Battalion, France and Germany, 1916-1918. Collection consists of a letter dated 20 September 1918, written from Holland by Pte Allen describing his capture (19-20 July 1916) and later escape from a German prisoner-of-war camp, Munster, Westphalia (11 September 1918).
Biographical note: 4728 Private Frederick James Allen, 53 Battalion, Australian Infantry. Died of sickness, Torquay, 25 October 1918. Age 28. Son of James and Annie Allen, of 9 Chaplin Rd., Willesden Green, London. Born in London.