PrivateFOSTER, ALLEN

Service Number F/297

Died 08/08/1916

Aged 29

17th Bn.
Middlesex Regiment

Son of George and Sarah Ann Foster, of Rawmarsh, Yorkshire. Professional football player for Bristol City and Reading Football Club

Inscription

IN EVER LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF MY DEAR HUSBAND WHO FELL AT DELVILLE WOOD AGE 29 YEARS.

Buried at CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Location: Somme, France
Number of casualties: 924

Cemetery/memorial reference: Plot 2. Row A. Grave 70.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.