Monday, 15 July 2013

Private Henry Allen Hamilton - 1st Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers

NAME; Allen, Henry Hamilton
RANK; Private
SERV. NO; 17930
UNIT/SERVICE; 1st Battalion
REGIMENT; Northumberland Fusiliers
BORN; Carrickfergus
ENLISTED; Sunderland, Durham
FATE; Died of Wounds, France & Flanders, July 15th 1916
CEMETERY; Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France -  Plot 1. Row C. Grave 14.
REMARKS;  Henry is buried at the Corbie Communal cemetery located around 15 miles from Amiens, it is located beside a medical clearing station that was used during the Battle of the Somme.  The majority of graves in the extension area were men who died of wounds at the Somme.  

1 comment:

  1. Possiblity?
    Civil Birth
    Date of Birth 28 Apr 1870
    Name Hamilton ALLEN
    Gender M
    Fathers Name John ALLEN
    Mothers Forenames Eliza
    Mothers Maiden Name HAMILTON
    Civil District Larne
    Sub District Carrickfergus
    County Antrim