Alfred Campkin

Name

Alfred Campkin

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

12/10/1917
30

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
36275
Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire) Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Panel 105 to 106 and 162.
Belgium

UK Memorials

All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford
Not on the Ware memorials

Pre War

Born in 1887 in Ware, Herfordshire son of John and Charlotte Louisa Campkin later of 19, Kibes Lane, Ware and was living in 8 Blue Coat Yard, Ware in 1891. He became a labourer and was living with his parents in the Sluice House, King’s Weir, Wormley in 1911.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford formerly 5871, Hertfordshire Regiment and was killed in action in Belgium.

Additional Information

Brother of Private Albert Joseph Campkin who died of wounds on 18 Apr 1918 and of Private Edward Reuben Campkin who was killed in action on 23 Aug 1918.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox