Alfred Charles Hendy

Memorial: Downend - Christ Church

Regiment: Dorsetshire Regiment

Medals: British War Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal

Rank and number: Private 30950

Parents: William and Kate Hendy (nee Harwood)

Marital status: Single

Home address: Home Address: 3 Salisbury Road, Downend, Bristol. Lived: 2 Buckingham Place, Downend, Bristol (1901 Census)

Pre-war occupation: Scholar (1911 Census)

Date of birth: 1899

Date of death: 27/08/1918

Buried/Commemorated at: Bulls Road Cemetery, Flers, France

Age: 18

Further information:

Alfred was born in 1899 (2nd Quarter) and Baptised at Christ Church, Downend on 24 January 1900.

Alfred served with the 6th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment and was Killed in Action. Alfred's older brother Ernest also died during the war.

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Findmypast (Soldiers Died during the Great War, 1901 & 1911 Census etc), Researcher John Davis.