Allen, R. L. (Roy / Lyman)

Rank Private
Service # 880109
Unit # 186th
Resident Chatham
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Pte. Roy Allen trained in Canada with the 186th Battalion until Mar. 22, 1917 when he left for England. Here he took the Snipers course and proceeded to France about the first of Sept. 1917.

During a severe engagement at Passchendaele, Nov. 11 Pte. Allen was killed in action.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Cenotaph Chatham and Kent County Cenotaph - Chatham
Sources Chatham Daily Planet (28-11-1917), Chatham Daily Planet (27-09-1919), St. Andrew's United Church - Roll of Honour - Chatham, Centennial Chatham 1895-1995 - John Rhodes
Supplemental Information Wife: Mrs. Florence Allen, Died Feb 1917 Son: Glen Woodrow Allen, Walkerville Mother: Mrs. Amanda Allen, 41 Pattison Ave. Chatham

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