Diamond War Memorial Project

Company Sergeant Major Henry Stewart Allen

'A' Company, 10th Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Regimental Number 15277
Born: 1878-06-02 Died: 1916-07-01 Aged: -- Enlisted: Londonderry

Name commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial. Name also recorded on the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing, Somme, France.

Son of William John and Martha (nee Wilson) Allen, 120, Spencer Road, Londonderry. Son-in-law of Joseph Jackson. Husband of Margaret (nee Jackson) Allen, 21, Dungiven Road / 94, Spencer Road, Waterside, Londonderry, whom he married on February 22, 1898. Brother of John (born February 28, 1870); Henry (born January 7, 1874); and Elizabeth (born February 6, 1876, and married John Graham). Brother and brother-in-law of William (born February 11, 1872) and Annie M. Allen, 11, George's Street, Londonderry. Father of William John (born October 1, 1898, and died at Rostrevor on August 14, 1941); Martha Jackson (February 13, 1902); Henry Stewart (born August 16, 1904); Margaret (born December 20, 1906); Joseph (born November 23, 1908); and Robert Archibald (born February 20, 1916).

Henry Stewart Allen was a member of Ebrington Presbyterian Church, Londonderry.