Allen Phillip Norman L/Cpl 14547281

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Personnel Entry

L/Cpl P N Allen's CWGC headstone.
L/Cpl P N Allen's CWGC headstone.

Name Allen Phillip Norman
Army number 14547281
Rank Lance Corporal.
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age Age at the time of his death not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in the General Service Corps - no enlistment date as yet. Underwent Basic Training - probably at a Primary Training Centre. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry (date not yet confirmed), posted 10th Battalion DLI. Served Normandy. KILLED in ACTION 29/6/1944 with 10th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet confirmed.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action KILLED in ACTION 29-Jun-44 - probably at Rauray. Initially interred alongside other Battalion casualties at Rauray - Map Sheet 7F/1 1/50,000 reference 892,655. Reburied 26/4/1945 in Grave IV. E. 14. Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery. No headstone inscription or age details.
Home address Son of Charles Hereward and Evelyn Phyllis Allen (nee Cope), St Giles, Lincoln.
Source table 10DLI