Letter from Capt Victor Allen to Miss Cross, Aug 1916. 1 of 2.

Letter from Capt Victor Allen to Miss Cross, the daughter of Pte Price’s employer, 27 Aug 1916. The letter explains that Pte Price was wounded on the night of 13-14 Jul 1916 at the Battle of Trones Wood, that he was taken by stretcher bearers to a casualty clearing station where he died the next day, 14 Jul 1916. From a collection of eight documents relating to G/2914 Pte Alfred Price, 7th Bn, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) with the British Expeditionary Force. Price is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. From the collection of the former Buffs Regimental Museum.