Dorothy Allen

Born 16 June 1898 Died 15 April 1982

Married ~ Harold Gough Walters Handsworth Parish Church
24 October 1929

Dorothy was born in Crompton Road, Handsworth in 1898. She married Harold Walters in 1929. He was born in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk on 19 September 1892 He worked at Avery's Scales in Glasgow and Birmingham before setting up Sandwell Motor Company in Ninevah Rd, Handsworth which is presumably where they both met. He operated the first radio controlled cabs in Birmingham and was a Sergeant in the Royal Engineers during WWI before being wounded and setnt home from Galipoli. They had 1 child Evelyn Mary Walters (Mary) b.28/4/1932 who married 1: Theodore Joseph Ronald Deacon 24 April 1962 2: Julian

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