1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Alfred Ford

Contributed by: Ken Young, on 2008-11-07

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Rank
First Name Alfred
Surname Ford
Year of Birth 1891
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Devonshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Bristol, Bristol

Alfred's Story

Alfred was killed in battle on the Somme 17th September 1916 age 25. He was my great uncle and I am in possession of a very moving letter from him from the trenches during his service. Alfred's brother Fred served in the Royal Armillary Regiment in the Western front and survived.

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