Alexander Breeze

Name

Alexander Breeze

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

15/07/1916
25

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
12090
Bedfordshire Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

POZIERES BRITISH CEMETERY, OVILLERS-LA BOISSELLE
III. J. 19.
France

UK Memorials

The Church of St Mary the Virgin, Albury

Pre War

Alexander Breeze was born in Sheffield in 1891. In the census of that year he was recorded as two months old, and his father was Robert Breeze, a Blacksmith and his mother, Mary Ann, recorded as born in Albury. His father died in 1896, and his mother mo

Wartime Service

Alexander enlisted at Hertford, joining the 6th Bn. Bedfordshire Regt. Since he has all three WW1 medals, he probably was a volunteer, perhaps a Territorial, and is said to have arrived in France in July 1915. In some records he is given as Killed m Act

Additional Information

After his death he was recorded as the son of Mary Ann Breeze, of Albury, Much Hadham, Herts; husband of Rose Ellen Lee (formerly Breeze), of 55, Cedars Rd., Stratford. London.

Acknowledgments

Jonty Wild