Alfred Nicholson

Alfred Nicholson

Birth 1894 Death 18th Jul 1916 Pte
Regiment South African Infantry
Service #5857

Personal Details

GRO Ref 5857
Place of Birth Kimberley, South Africa
Residence at Enlistment 57 Merriman Street , de Beers , Kimberley South Africa
Residence (Roll of Honour) 58 St Augustine Road, Kimberley, South Africa
Residence 1911 Census
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended C of E
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Suveyor
Place of Work DE Beers Mining Co
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Norman& Agnes Nicholson
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Regiment South African Infantry
Battalion at Enlistment 4th
Rank at Enlistment Pte
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 5857
Date of Enlistment 27 August 1915
Place of Enlistment Kimeberley
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts Killed in action, at Delville Wood
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 22
Date of Death 18th Jul 1916
Regiment at Death Regiment South African Infantry
Battalion/Vessel at Death 4th
Rank at Death Pte
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death 5857
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death Battle of Delville Wood
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial QUARRY CEMETERY, MONTAUBAN .
Grave Position III. E. 10
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-alfred/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial


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