Born in Langley-Bury, Hertfordshire to William and Edit Allender, as a child he was sent to boarding school at The Bembridge School, White Cliff Bay, Bembridge, Isle of Wight. In 1932 he married Marcella Gilbert in Hertfordshire.
|Unit or location||Role||Posted from||until|
|Chillerton Patrol||Patrol member||29 May 1940||03 Dec 1944|
In 1939 he is a billeting officer and an ARP warden.
TNA ref WO199/3391,