Alfred James Davis

Name

Alfred James Davis

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

22/03/1918
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
205100
Northamptonshire Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

GRAND-SERAUCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
V.B.20
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Woolmer Green Memorial
St Mary the Virgin Roll of Honour, Welwyn

Pre War

Born on 28 February 1882 in Welwyn to Daniel and Mary Davies. Baptised on 26 March 1882. Married Esther Wilsher of Tewin in 1909. On the 1911 Census he was living with his wife Esther and their child Elsie in Woolmer Green, where he was working as a carman to a gravel contractor.

Wartime Service

Enlisted in Hitchin, Herts. Killed in action during the Battle of St Quentin.

Additional Information

War gratuity of £3 awarded to his widow Esther, as well as pay owing of £3 3s 6d. N.B. The name Davis is sometimes misspelt with an 'e' on some records.

Acknowledgments

Brenda Palmer