We remember Alfred George Drake

We remember Alfred George Drake

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Stepney, London United Kingdom Source:6186211 Source:8533633 10th December 1893
1901
location 42 Bale Street, Stepney, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8776905 31st March 1901
1911
location 42 Bale Street, Stepney, London United Kingdom Source:8776906 2nd April 1911
service British Army Private S107 Rifle Brigade Source:2392423
service British Army Corporal S107 Rifle Brigade Source:2392423
1915
death Killed in Action Was on patrol and came under fire. He cared for a wounded officer saving him for a rescue party but died in the process. La Brique Belgium Source:6186211 23rd November 1915
burial Buried at La Brique military cemetery Source:6186211

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred George
Initials AG
Last Name Drake
Source 8533625
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
42 Bale Street, Stepney, London United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
42 Bale Street, Stepney, London United Kingdom known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S107 Rifle Brigade Private
British Army S107 Rifle Brigade Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration

Media

Communities

Communities

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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 Transcription Trevor321
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Trevor321
National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918 Transcription Stuart12032
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947

External Evidence

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Symbol of Courage Albert25053
The London Gazette - Victoria Cross Trevor321
Profile on Wikipedia. Trevor321

Multimedia

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Alfred Geroge Drake VC. Trevor321
Drake's entry in the National Roll Stuart12032
Alfred George Drake VC luc39051

Stories

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