We remember Alfred Saunders

We remember Alfred Saunders

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Winchester United Kingdom Source:9210146 Source:9210144 9th April 1883
1886
sibling Lucy E Saunders Source:9212897 1886
1887
sibling Ellen Saunders Source:9212900 1887
1889
sibling Edward Saunders Source:9219374 26th March 1889
1891
dates Age 7 Source:9212883 5th April 1891
1893
employment Page Boy Studham, Beds United Kingdom Source:9210146 8th April 1893
1894
sibling William Saunders Source:9212905 1894
1897
service British Army Boy 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Battalion Source:9210146 9th April 1897 - 27th October 1899
1897
dates Age 14 Source:9210146 9th April 1897
1899
service British Army Boy 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 28th October 1899 - 8th March 1901
1901
service British Army Lance Corporal 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 9th March 1901 - 4th February 1904
1904
service British Army Corporal 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 5th February 1904 - 26th March 1908
1904
dates Age 21 Source:9210146 9th April 1904
1908
service British Army Serjeant 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:9210146 27th March 1908 - 31st May 1908
1908
service British Army Serjeant Cook 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 1st June 1908
1908
appointments Serjeant Cook Source:9210146 1st June 1908
1911
employment Cook Serjeant in the King's Royal Rifle Corps His Majesty's Armed Forces Shorncliffe Camp, Cheriton, Kent United Kingdom Source:9219444 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 27 Source:9219444 2nd April 1911
1912
children David Malin Saunders Source:9210146 16th July 1912
1914
enlistment Warrington United Kingdom Source:9212844 August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9212844 13th August 1914 - 24th November 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Company Serjeant Major 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 26th September 1915 - 29th September 1915
1915
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 30th September 1915 - 24th November 1915
1915
service British Army Company Serjeant Major 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:9210146 30th September 1915 - 24th November 1915
marriage Lilian Annie Malin Source:9219510 9th October 1911 - 24th November 1915
1915
death Died of wounds He had been shot in the head the day before he was due home on leave. No 2 Field Ambulance Station, Noeux-les-Mines France Source:9210144 Source:9224161 Source:9212872 24th November 1915
burial Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas-de-Calais France I. E. 27 Source:9219366

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred
Initials A
Last Name Saunders
Source 3905858
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
2 Byeslips, Studham, Beds United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-05
Blackdown, Near Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address known 1914-08
Shorncliffe Camp, Cheriton, Kent United Kingdom military residence address known 1911-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Battalion Boy
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Boy
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Corporal
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps Serjeant
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Serjeant Cook
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Acting Company Serjeant Major
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army 112 King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Company Serjeant Major
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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Malin Saunders son 1912-07-16
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Saunders mother
Alfred Saunders father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lucy E Saunders sister 1886
Ellen Saunders sister 1887
Edward Saunders brother 1889-03-26
William Saunders brother 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lilian Annie Malin wife 1911 - 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Florid Blue Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1893-04-09 4'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1893-04-09 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jane31029
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
British armed forces and overseas births and baptisms Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029

External Evidence

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Soldiers Died in the Great War Jane31029
Register of Soldiers' Effects Jane31029
Medal Roll Index Card image Jane31029
National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations) Jane31029
CWGC Casualty Record Alfred Saunders Jane31029
CWGC Casualty Record Brother William Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Edward Jane31029
1939 Register entry Widow Lillian, Son and Daughter-in-Law Jane31029
Military Campaign Medal and Award Roll S Africa 1899 - 1902 Jane31029
World War One Great War Stories: Company Sergeant Major Alfred Saunders Jane31029
Roll of Honour Studham Bedfordshire Jane31029

Multimedia

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The KRRC Statue, Winchester Jane31029
The King's Royal Rifle Corps War Memorials Jane31029
Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais 1 Vincent96527
Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais 2 Vincent96527
1914 Star Vincent96527
King’s Royal Rifle Corps Cap Badge Vincent96527

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