1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Frank Allsopp

Contributed by: Roy Allsopp, on 2008-11-05

Frank Allsopp
Rank
First Name Frank
Surname Allsopp
Year of Birth 1899
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Royal Air force
Place of Wartime Residence Birmingham, Warwickshire

Frank's Story

Flight Sergeant Frank Allsopp was Killed while flying 23

To the Uncle I never met but wished I could have

July 1918 aged 19, He was a passenger on D.H.9 C1321, flown by Lt R B Slade,

which crashed whilst at No.9 Training Depot Station, Shawbury. Aircraft

crashed after leading edge of tail plane failed pulling out of a dive when on

a test flight

Son of Albert and Amy Allsopp of 1/11 Whitehead Street, Aston, Birmingham

Buried Birmingham (Witton) Cemetery, UK - 188 41362

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