We remember Alfred Ranford

We remember Alfred Ranford

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Birmingham United Kingdom Source:8552919 November 1884
1902
service British Army Private 7852 South Wales Borderers Source:8552919 30th December 1902 - 8th June 1903
1902
enlistment Birmingham United Kingdom Source:8552919 30th December 1902
1903
service British Army Private 7852 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:8552919 9th June 1903 - 22nd January 1907
1904
location HM Troopship "Plassey" to destination of Southampton, departing from Durban South Africa military residence address Source:8552919 20th May 1904 - 9th June 1904
1907
service British Army Private 7852 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:8552919 23rd January 1907 - 29th December 1910
1910
location HM Troopship "Rewa", destination Chatham, departing Karachi Pakistan military residence address Source:8552919 2nd December 1910 - 21st December 1910
1911
location 13 Dawlish Road, Bournbrook, Kings Norton, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:9121670 2nd April 1911
1913
marriage Elizabeth Hardy Source:8552919 3rd August 1913
1914
service British Army Private 7852 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:8552919 13th August 1914 - 31st October 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8552919 13th August 1914 - 31st October 1914
1914
hospitalisation Gun Shot Wound left leg Hospital/Institution Source:8552919 31st October 1914
1914
location 3 Field Ambulance Ypres Belgium military residence address Source:8552919 1st November 1914 - 2nd November 1914
1915
service British Army Private 7852 South Wales Borderers 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:8552919 25th February 1915 - 17th September 1915
1915
location Armstrong Whitworth, Elswick Works, Newcastle United Kingdom away from home address Source:8552919 18th September 1915
1915
employment Armstrong Whitworth Munitions Newcastle Upon Tyne United Kingdom Source:8552919 18th September 1915
1919
discharge Source:8552919 24th January 1919
service British Army Private 7852 South Wales Borderers Depot Source:8552919

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred
Initials A
Last Name Ranford
Source 3659353
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
13 Dawlish Road, Bournbrook, Kings Norton, Worcestershire United Kingdom known 2nd April 1911
3 Field Ambulance Ypres Belgium military residence address 1st November 1914 - 2nd November 1914
Armstrong Whitworth, Elswick Works, Newcastle United Kingdom away from home address 18th September 1915
HM Troopship "Plassey" to destination of Southampton, departing from Durban South Africa military residence address 20th May 1904 - 9th June 1904
HM Troopship "Rewa", destination Chatham, departing Karachi Pakistan military residence address 2nd December 1910 - 21st December 1910
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7852 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Private
British Army 7852 South Wales Borderers Private
British Army 7852 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 7852 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Private
British Army 7852 South Wales Borderers 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 7852 South Wales Borderers Depot Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 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
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Hardy wife 3rd August 1913

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947

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