We remember Walter Alford

We remember Walter Alford

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
sibling Edward Alford Source:8494918 1877
1878
sibling Charles Alford Source:8494918 1878
1882
sibling William Alford Source:8494918 1882
1883
sibling Jenny Alford Source:8494918 1883
1885
sibling May Alford Source:8494918 1885
1887
sibling Ernest Alford Source:8494918 1887
1890
birth Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6150166 17th July 1890
1890
location The Ten Bells (Public House) 40 Red Lion Street Nottingham United Kingdom parents address Source:6150166 18th July 1890
1911
marriage Elizabeth Alford nee Abell Source:6150305 8th July 1911
1911
employment Set-Repairer Assumed to be the Clothing Industry Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6150305 8th July 1911
1911
dates Age 20 Source:6150305 8th July 1911
1911
location 20 Promenade, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address Source:6150305 8th July 1911
1912
children Gladys Alford Source:6150350 9th July 1912
1912
employment General Labourer Not Known Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6150350 9th July 1912
1912
location 18 Harry Terrace, Crocus Street, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address Source:6150350 9th July 1912
1914
children Jenny Alford Source:6150350 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:12357 1915 - 8th May 1918
1918
service British Army Private 265329 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/6th Battalion Source:7217472 7th May 1918
1918
dates Age 28 Source:6152567 8th May 1918
service British Army Private 2111 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Source:12357
service British Army Private 265329 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Source:12357
enlistment Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6150387
1918
death Died of wounds "Died of wounds (Gas)" Walter Alford died in one of the Etaples Military Hospitals from the effect of having been gassed. He was 27. Etaples Military Hospitals France Source:7217472 Source:6149804 8th May 1918
burial Etaples Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Etaples Military Cemetery, France France LXVI. B.30 Source:7217472 Source:6152567

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name Alford
Source 12357
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Harry Terrace, Crocus Street, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address known 9th July 1912
20 Promenade, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address known 8th July 1911
The Ten Bells (Public House) 40 Red Lion Street Nottingham United Kingdom parents address known 18th July 1890
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2111 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Private
British Army 265329 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Private
British Army 265329 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/6th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys Alford daughter 9th July 1912
Jenny Alford daughter 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Alford nee Bingham mother
Edward Alford father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Alford brother 1877
Charles Alford brother 1878
William Alford brother 1882
Jenny Alford sister 1883
May Alford sister 1885
Ernest Alford brother 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Alford nee Abell wife 8th July 1911

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Lives of the First World War Entry for 71175 Charles Alford Royal Engineers Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry 242481 Private Richard Mason - Highland Light Infantry Keith22624

Multimedia

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Grave of 265329 Private Walter Alford Keith22624
Cliff Road (Previously Named Red Lion Street) Keith22624
Grave Location Directory Etaples Military Cemetery Keith22624

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