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Place of Birth: Burnley, Lancashire
Service No: 27649
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1917-06-07
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 33
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: EARBY, YORKSHIRE
Alfred Turner was the son of John Thomas and Mary Elizabeth Turner, née Marsden.
1901 Burnley, Lancashire Census: 27, Zion Street - Alfred Turner, aged 6 years, born Burnley, son of John Thos and Mary E. Turner.
1911 Earby, Yorkshire Census: 41, Waddington Street - Alfred Turner, aged 16 years, born Burnley, Lancashire, son of John Thomas Turner (married).
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Alfred Turner, 27649, Yorkshire Regiment.
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
TURNER, Alfred, aged 22, Yorkshire Regiment, 58, Red Lion Street, [Earby], killed in action June 7, 1917.
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Private Alfred TURNER
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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