Service Number
4338540
Rank
Platoon Sergeant Major
Firstname
Charles
Lastname
Allen
Awards
Mentioned in Despatches
Battalion
2nd Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Notes

Awarded 3rd Class Certificate of Education Beverley August 1923 , Depot attended Long Course at Hythe Wing Small Arms School from 12 April 1937 to 18 June 1937 and Qualified to Instruct , 2nd Battalion Awarded General Service Medal clasp Palestine 36 , 39 4 April 1940 , Prisoner of War December 1940 War organization of the British Red Cross and Order of St John Stalag XX A7 No 9666 , December 1941 Stalag XXA (84) Number 9666 , Prisoner of War Stalag 357 Oerbke, Lower Saxony , Mentioned in Despatches for services in the field London Gazette 26 January 1946