ALFRED HENRY COLE

 

Born: 1892, Ipswich.

Died: 16th May 1916; age: 24; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 11th September 1914.

Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 50021; Regiment: Royal Field Artillery, 34th Battalion, 58th Brigade.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star + Clasp.

 

Grave Reference:

VIII.C.7.

Cabaret – Rouge British Cemetery,

Souchez,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Turret Lane, Ipswich.

 

Alfred was 9 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

Harry Cole, 49, a Caretaker – Chapel, born London.

Elizabeth Rosa Cole, 43, born Saxmundham, Suffolk.

Gertrude Cole, 14, born Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

Ada May Cole, 11, born Sheffield, Yorkshire.

Charles Cole, 5, born Ipswich.

Dora Cole, 3, born Ipswich.

Hilda Cole, 6 months, born Ipswich.

 

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Royal Field Artillery, 34th Battalion, 58th Brigade:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-royal-artillery-in-the-first-world-war/

 

 

 

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