Driver T4/062090 Alfred Turberfield

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Photograph courtesy Steve Moore and Margaret Carter.

Killed in Action Egypt on Friday, 12th June 1915, age 32.
Buried in Grave C. 28. at Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Turkey.

Army Service Corps, 49th Reserve Park.

Son of James and Lucy Turberfield, of Burton-on-Trent; husband of E. E. Turberfield, of 53, Moor St., Burton-on-Trent.
Born: Tipton, Enlisted: Burton on Trent, Resident: Burton on Trent.

First landed France & Flanders, 16th April 1915.
Medal entitlement: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.
Soldier's Papers at National Archives did not survive.

Not commemorated on any Tipton memorial.
Commemorated here because identified as Tipton on 'Soldiers Died in the Great War'.

Link to Commonwealth War Graves Site: www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/600496/

Genealogical Data

Birth of Alfred Turberfield registered June quarter 1883 in Dudley.

1901 Census
4 House 2 Court, Wellington Street, Burton-on-Trent, Staffs.
James Turberfield (41, Bricklayer's Labourer, born Tipton), his wife Lucy (38, born Repton, Derbyshire), and their 4 children: Alfred (18, born Tipton), Sarah (16, born Tipton), Alice (13, born Tipton), and Abraham (11, born Tipton).

1911 Census
53 Moor Street, Burton-on-Trent, Staffs.
Alfred Turberfield (28, Fitter's Labourer, born Tipton), and his wife Emma Elizabeth (27, born Burton-on-Trent).

Personal Data

Grave photograph courtesy Steve and Margaret Moore, 2014.

Action resulting in his death

Still to be researched. Contact me if required.

Newspaper Cuttings