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  • Photograph published 26th December 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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Radford, Nottingham
Alfred Key was the son of Alfred and Emma Key. Their children included: Mary Ann (b.1880), Edith (b.1883), Annie (c.b.1885), Gertie/Gertrude (b.1887), Sarah (b.1891), Alfred (b.1894), and Hilda (b.1899). The family lived at: 2 Highhurst Street, Radford [C.1901]; 47 Norwood Road, Radford [C.1911 & Army records/1917]; 76 Norwood Road, Radford [Army records/1919 & CWGC]. Alfred Key, a lace maker, died at Nottingham, aged 84, in 1942. His wife, Emma, had predeceased him, dying at Nottingham, aged 71 in 1929.
Card Puncher for Martin & Holliwell, Radford Boulevard (Army Records 1911)
13 Oct 1915
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733505 - CWGC Website
1413
Private
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He enlisted at Nottingham on 24 August 1911 in the 7th [Robin Hoods] Bn. Sherwood Foresters; embarked at Southampton for France on 23 February 1915; went missing on 13 October 1915 and declared dead in December 1916; his name was added to the Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
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  • Photograph published 26th December 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Alfred Key - Photograph published 26th December 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918