Private Vincent (Vinzenzo) Alonzo was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in 1896, in Leicester, the son of Italian-born organ grinder Vincenzo and Mary Alonzo, local to the area. At the time of the 1911 census, the Alonzo family were residing at 7 Lower Sandacre Street.

Alonzo died on 30 September 1916, during the Somme Offensive, while serving with the 7th (Service) Battalion, The Leicestershire Regiment on the Western Front.

He has no known grave and is commemorated by the Thiepval Memorial.


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