Born: 1st January 1913, Suffolk.

Died: 19th June 1944; Age: 31.

Residence: Ipswich.

Rank: Private: Service Number: 5825345.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion – Infantry.


Grave Reference:


La Delivrande War Cemetery,





Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Walter Cecil & Gertrude Sarah Hammond; husband of

Phyllis Irene Hammond, of Forward Green, Suffolk.


Father: Walter Cecil Hammond, born 10th October 1886, Woolpit, Suffolk – Died in the First World War of Wounds – 8th November 1917, a Private, Service Number 55588, of the 1st/4th Battalion of the Welsh Regiment. Laid to rest at White House Cemetery, Belgium.

Mother: Gertrude Mildred Sarah Hammond (nee Hines), born 1886, Semer, Suffolk.


In 1940, Gipping, Suffolk, Alec married Phyllis Irene Southgate, born July 1920, Bosmere, Suffolk. They had 1 son.


Alec is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Mary’s Church, Creeting St. Mary, Suffolk.

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