1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Alfred Thomas Colyer

Contributed by: John B Smith (Grandson), on 2008-11-08

Alfred Thomas Colyer
Rank
First Name Alfred Thomas
Surname Colyer
Year of Birth 1877
Year of Death 1946
Regiment Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Ryarsh, Kent

Alfred Thomas's Story

1898;18/08/1898;Maidstone; 66668 -RWK;Private;Attested. Royal West Kent Regiment - Maidstone, Kent

WW1 Memories:

Other memories

John B Smith (Grandson) 2008-11-09

20/02/1916: Re-engaged for duration of War.
14/04/1916: To France. Posted to 1st R.W.Kent. 13/07/1916: Appointed A/Sgt.
20-21 /07/1916: Attack at High Wood
22/07/1916: Wounded - Shell shock.
02/08/1916: Posted Depot.
19/01/1917: Posted 3rd Btn.
16/02/1917: France - Transferred to Labour Company: R. W. Surrey Regiment.
09/05/1917: Transferred to 112th Lab. Corps.
14/05/1917: Confirmed in Rank - Sgt.

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