Second Lieutenant Joseph Henry Allden
From G. K. Rose, The Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
“A new officer, Allden, in my company also proved his worth about this time.”
“In No. 13 Platoon, which lost most heavily, Allden and his Platoon Sergeant, Kilby, were killed.”
“Allden and Kilbv were a serious loss to the fighting efficiency of D Company.”
Name: ALLDEN, JOSEPH HENRY
Initials: J H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn.
Date of Death: 28/04/1917
Additional information: Son of William and Elizabeth Allden, of Kingsley, Bordon, Hants.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Please see: Raid Fayet, Near St Quentin, 28th April 1917.