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Eastwood Nottinghamshire
Alfred Ward was born in 1897 at Eastwood and was the son of Alfred Ward and Maria Ulyatt, his mother was born in 1874 at Burton Joyce, she was married in 1893 their marriage was recorded in the Basford Registration district. In the 1911 census he is living at 92 Station Road, Carlton with his widowed grandmother Ann Ulyatt 63 yrs and his mother Maria Ward 37 yrs, she is shown as a german seamer, Alfred married his wife Hannah Barker (born 3rd May 1897 ) in 1916 their marriage was recorded in the Basford registration district, they lived at 38 Garden City Carlton Nottingham. Following his death his widow Hannah was awarded a pension of 13 shillings and 9 pence a week which commenced on 25th February 1918.
In 1911 he was lodging with his grandmother and working as an errand boy.
01 Jul 1917
775944 - CWGC Website
1/5th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Alfred Ward, enlisted at Nottingham whilst residing at Carlton he served with 'C' Company 1/5th battalion Sherwood Foresters Regiment. He was killed in action on 1st July 1917 and having no known grave his name is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.
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