Alfred Ernest Long

Name

Alfred Ernest Long

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

24/05/1915
20

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
9183
Royal Fusiliers
3rd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Panel 6 and 8.
Belgium

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Hertford Grammar Memorial - now Richard Hale School, Hertford
Standon War Memorial
St Mary’s Church Memorial, Standon
Puckeridge Memorial Plaque, Standon Village Hall, Standon
Not on the Ware memorials

Pre War

Born in 1896 in Puckeridge, Ware, Hertfordshire son of Alfred and Ellen Emily Long and living in High Street, Puckeridge in 1901 and 1911 and was educated at Hertford Grammar School.

Enlisted in London.

Wartime Service

Entered France on 13 May 1915 and was killed in action near Ypres after less than two weeks at the front.

Additional Information

See additional information link

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Di Vanderson, Jonty Wild