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Alfred Weldon

Private Alfred Weldon (201410)
2nd/4th Lincolnshire Regiment
Died 8th June 1917

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Birth

Name:
Alfred Weldon

Date of birth:
1893

Place of Birth:
Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire, England

Date of Birth registration:
Apr – Jun 1893

Place of Birth Registration:
Bourne, Lincolnshire, England

Marriage

No Marriage for Alfred has been found.

Family

Father’s Name:
Thomas Weldon

Father’s DOB:
1852

Father’s Place of Birth:
Tickencote, Rutland, England

Father’s Occupation:
Ag Lab

Mother’s Name:
Louisa Holmes

Mother’s DOB:
1866

Mothers POB:
Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire, England

Mother’s Occupation:

Their Marriage:
1884 Bourne District

Siblings: (Name), (DOB), (POB)
William Weldon, 1887, Baston
Rachel Weldon, 1888, Witham on the Hill
Ellen Weldon, 1891, Witham on the Hill
Alfred Weldon, 1893, Witham on the Hill
Louisa Weldon, 1895, Witham on the Hill
Frances Weldon, 1899, Witham on the Hill
Plus 1 more which name are unknown taken from the 1911 census

1901 Census:
Alfred is living with his mother in his grandfathers house William Holmes in Witham ion the Hill, Lincolnshire

1911 Census:
Alfred is living with his mother in Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire. The census gives him an age of 17 and he is listed as a farm labourer.

Relatives in services:

Newspaper Mentions

 

Military Records

Attestation Papers:
None found

WW1 Soldier’s Records:
None found

Soldier’s Died In The Great War:
These records show that Private Alfred Weldon, 201410, 4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment was killed in action on 8th June 1917 in the Western European Theatre in France and Flanders.

Pension Records:
Not yet available

Medals
Medal Card Index:
Alfred’s medal card index states that he was eligible for the following medals:-
The British Medal
The Victory Medal
The 15 Star

Memorials
UK:Witham on the Hill, Roll of Honour in St Andrew’s Church

Commonwealth War Graves Commission:
In memory of Private Alfred Weldon, 201410, 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment who died on 8 June 1917
Remembered with honour, Thiepval Memorial.

More information:

 

Military Service Timeline:

Enlisted in Bourne

This is ongoing research and will be posted when completed.

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