Alfred James Burgin

Name

Alfred James Burgin

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

30/06/1916
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
L/9579
Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY
Nisibin Mem. 225
Iraq

UK Memorials

Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon
Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon

Pre War

Born in 1884 and baptised on 30 Nov 1884 in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire son of Moses and Annie Maria Burgin and worked on his father’s farm at Marchant’s.

Wartime Service

He enlisted at Hemel Hempstead, entered Mesopotamia on 6 Feb 1915 and died in service.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West