We remember Alfred Rowland

We remember Alfred Rowland

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1895
birth Basford, Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6167000 1895
1904
sibling George W. Rowland Source:6169159 1904
1911
dates Age 15 Source:6169159 March 1911
1911
location 5 South Road, New Southgate, Middx United Kingdom parents address Source:6169159 1911
1911
employment Telegraph Messenger Eastern Telegraph Company United Kingdom Source:6169159 1911
1916
service British Army Bombardier Source:6166809 9th February 1916
1918
service British Army This shows him as a Gunner, though he was a Bombardier 22421 Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery Source:6169170 1918
1918
service British Army Bombardier 22421 Source:3841661 1918
1918
service British Army 22421 Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery Source:6169170 25th August 1918
1918
service British Army Bombardier 22421 Royal Field Artillery 123rd Brigade Source:6638397 25th August 1918
1918
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6169170 25th August 1918
1918
dates Age 23 Source:6638397 25th August 1918
1918
location 164 East Barnet Road, New Barnet United Kingdom parents address Source:6638397 25th August 1918
1918
service British Army Bombardier 22421 Royal Field Artillery Source:3841661 25th August 1918
1918
service British Army Bombardier Source:6166809 28th August 1918
enlistment Mill Hill, Middx United Kingdom Source:6169170
service British Army Bombardier 22421 Royal Field Artillery Source:3841661
service British Army Gunner 22421 Royal Field Artillery Source:7112696
1918
death Killed in Action Given burial site and date of death, it's possible he was involved in Battle of Amiens and 100 Days Offensive where Allies successfully used combined forces of infantry, artillery, tanks and aircraft. Flanders France Source:7112696 Source:6169170 25th August 1918
burial Bienvillers Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Plot XIX.F.16. It is at the end of a row. Along with Alfred are 6 of his RFA comrades who died on the same day. France Source:7112696 Source:6169258

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred
Initials A
Last Name Rowland
Source 3841661
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
164 East Barnet Road, New Barnet United Kingdom parents address known 25th August 1918
5 South Road, New Southgate, Middx United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 22421 Royal Field Artillery Bombardier
British Army 22421 Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery This shows him as a Gunner, though he was a Bombardier
British Army 22421 Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery
British Army 22421 Bombardier
British Army Bombardier
British Army 22421 Royal Field Artillery Bombardier
British Army Bombardier
British Army 22421 Royal Field Artillery 123rd Brigade Bombardier
British Army 22421 Royal Field Artillery Gunner
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Flora C Rowland mother
John Rowland father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George W. Rowland brother 1904

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription J19059
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription J19059
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Alfred Rowland J19059
Address on notification of death J19059
Notification of death telegram J19059
Find a grave memorial certificate J19059
CWGC memorial certificate for Alfred Rowland J19059

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