Born: 1883, Colchester, Essex.

Died: 9th October 1916; age: 33; KiA. Served 4 months in France.

Residence: Crouch End, North London.

Occupation: Elementary School Teacher – London County Council.

Enlistment Location: Harringay, North London.



4403 – 14th July 1916 – 22nd July 1916 – France.

1st Battalion – 23rd July 1916 – 16th September 1916 – France.

5th Battalion – 17th September 1916 – 9th October 1916 – France.


Rank: Rifleman; Service Number: 302626.

Regiment: London regiment, 1st/5th Battalion.

Formerly 4403, London Regiment.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Memorial Reference:

Pier & Face 9D.

Thiepval Memorial,







1891  Garibaldi Villa, Crabbe Street, Ipswich.


Alfred was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Walter Charlie Haward, 38, a Carpenter, born Ipswich.

Charlotte Elizabeth Haward (nee Worledge), 36, born Ipswich.

Frederick James Haward, 15, an Apprentice Carpenter, born Ipswich.

Susie Jane Haward, 12, born Ipswich.

Walter Richard Haward, 6, born Ipswich.

Emily Elizabeth Haward, 2, born Ipswich.


1901   Garibaldi Villa, Crabbe Street, Ipswich.


Alfred was 18 years old, an Elementary School Teacher. He was living with his widowed father & siblings.

Walter, 48, a Joiner & Carpenter.

Lily Florence Haward, 26, born Orford, Suffolk.

Walter, 16, a Carpenter.

Emily, 12.

Victoria Dorothy Margarette Haward, 9, born Ipswich.

Frank Stanhope Haward, 5, born Ipswich.

Barrington Claud Haward, 7, born Ipswich.


1911   6, Mount Pleasant Villas, Crouch Hill, Stroud Green, London.


Alfred was 28 years old, an Elementary School Teacher – London County Council. He was married and Head of the Household.

Edith, 26.


Alfred’s mother, Charlotte Elizabeth Haward died 1900, Ipswich.


On the 18th May 1907, at St. Mark’s Church, Tollington Park, Islington, Middlesex, 25 year old, Alfred, a Teacher, of 29, Tollington Place, Islington, married 23 year old, Edith Emily Curtis, of 14, Russell Road, Holloway, London. Born April 1884, Canonbury, Islington, Middlesex.

They had 1 son:

Graham Curtis Haward, born October 1912, Barnet, Middlesex.


Soldiers’ Effects to Edith Emily Davis – widow.


Alfred is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Helen’s Church, Ipswich.




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