ALFRED MURRELL

 

 

Born: 20th February 1892, Bramford, Suffolk.

Died: 14th October 1916; age 24; – at Salonika.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 34821

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery, 130th Siege Battery.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

II.D.5.

Lahana Military Cemetery,

Greece.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Duke Street, Hintlesham, Suffolk.

 

Alfred was 9 years old and living with his widowed mother, brother, step sister & maternal aunt.

Eliza Harriett Murrell (nee Green), 33, born Hintlesham, Suffolk.

Mildred Green, 13, born Hintlesham.

Walter James Murrell, 6, born Bramford, Suffolk.

Laura Green, 17, a General Domestic Servant, born Hintlesham.

 

1911   Royal Artillery Barracks, Admiralty Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.

 

Alfred was 18 years old, a Soldier, ranked Gunner in the 4th Depot, Royal Garrison Artillery.

 

Alfred’s father was Robert James Murrell, born 1869, Bramford, Suffolk – died 1899, Shotley, Suffolk – buried September 1899, Bramford.

 

Alfred is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Mary the Virgin, Bramford, Suffolk.

 

 

Royal Garrison Artillery, 130th Siege Battery

 

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