Allen Veasey Shipman


Died of his wounds on 2/3/1917 aged 20. Allen was Private 23149 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment). He’d originally enlisted with the 9th Bn. Born and enlisted at Nottingham he lived at Old Basford, Notts. Being the son of Vessey and Mary Shipman of 14 Reigate road, Old Basford, Nottingham. MIC – Victory, British War and 1915 Star medals, he landed in the Balkans on 31/12/15. Allen is buried at Nottingham Northern Cemetery, S. 14. 21.

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