Nothing more is known about Arthur George Allen, he was killed when HMS Peterel was sunk. He was standing on the deck next to PO Hornsey when an exploding shell from one of the Japanese ships blew them into the water and they were never seen again.
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Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Chief Engine Room Artificer
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Peterel
Date of Death: 08/12/1941
Service No: P/MX 55882
Additional information: Son of Arthur and Charlotte Eliza Louise Allen; husband of Dorothy Elizabeth Allen, of Havant, Hampshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 53, Column 1.
Cemetery: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL