Ernest ALLEN
Rank: Private
Number: 13075
Unit: D Company, 10th Battalion CHESHIRE REGIMENT
Date of Death: 26 April 1916
Age: 23
Cemetery: Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St-Eloi, Pas de Calais, France

Ernest originated from the Ashton-under-Lyne or Dukinfield area and was the son of John Edmund Allen and Clara Allen. By the time of the Great War, the family was living at 128 Hall Street, Stockport. He worked at the Dukinfield Carriage Works until he enlisted in September 1914.

Private Allen was reportedly killed by shrapnel during a tour of duty in the trenches described here.

   
           
   
     
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