Private Alfred Hankin

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

30 Oct 1914

War time / or Pre War occupation



Mr Frenay-Pirotte, Leagrave Road

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

64 Ivy Road
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location


Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 19th November 1914
Pte Alfred Hankin

Pte Alfred Hankin, 8143, B Company, 1st Battalion, Beds Regt, died on October 30th, 1914, in the No. 6 Clearing Hospital, Bethune, France, from wounds received in action. He was aged 28.

He had served eight years with the colours and had 17 months to serve in the Reserve when war broke out. He was called up on August 5th.

His mother and invalid father lived at 64 Ivy Road, Luton. While on the Reserve list Pte Hankin, who formerly lived in Dunstable, had been working at the bleaching and dying works of Mr J. L. Frenay-Pirotte in Leagrave Road.

Individual Location

Pte Alfred Hankin

Author: Deejaya

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