Alfred Coxall

Name

Alfred Coxall

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

15/09/1916
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
15446
Bedfordshire Regiment
8th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 2 C.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Royston Town War Memorial

Pre War

Son of Martha Ann Coxall, of Godfrey's Terrace, London Rd., Royston, Herts, and the late Alfred Coxall.

Wartime Service

He enlisted in the army in August 1914 and was posted to France in August 1915. He is known to have been a Cook from the officer’s mess. He was killed in action during the Battle of the Somme.

Additional Information

His brother, Robert Coxall, died on 14 May 1918, after being gassed whilst serving with the Hertfordshire Regiment.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson