Rank or Title
Date of Birth
15 Dec 1896
Date of Death
Place of Birth
World War I Address
Place of Death
Soldier or Civilian
Alfred Barton was captured at Cremery (France), unwounded, by the Germans on the 26th May 1918.
In 1911 Alfred was living with his father Albert Barton & his Scottish wife Mary Ann, at 13 Henry Street.
His 5 siblings were also living with him, Susan, 23, was a hat finisher, Daisy was 18 and a hat machinist, both were working in a factory in the town. William, 17, was a brass finisher and 16 year old Edward was assisting in brass moulding. His 14 year old twin Walter was not yet working.
Alfred died in captivity of gastroenteritis.