War dead Male Born 1934 Died 19/2/1944
Henry James Allison was born in 1934, the son of Henry Allison (1905-1941) and Mabel Louise Allison née Newell (1895-1944). His birth was registered in the 3rd quarter of 1934 in the Shoreditch registration district.
His father was serving as a Private in the 10th (H.D.) Battalion of the Middlesex Regiment, service number D/34695, when he died, aged 36 years, on 4 November 1941 and was buried in the New Portion, Row 5, Grave 6, in the churchyard of St Margaret of Antioch Church, Darenth Hill, Darenth, Dartford DA2 7QY.
He was killed, aged 9, on 19 February 1944, together with his mother in a German air raid at 116 Shaftesbury Street, London, N1.
He is also commemorated in the Civilian War Dead Roll of Honour, located near St. George's Chapel in Westminster Abbey, London.