WOODSTOCK REMEMBERS

SERVICE RECORD

Names
Surname
SLADE
Forname(s)
Alfred John
Birthplace
Woodstock 4th May 1893. Baptised June 1893
Family
Parents
William, a labourer and Eva (nee Whitley)
Siblings
Arthur 14, Louisa 11, Lizzie 10, Alfred 7, Florence 5 and Lottie 3 (1901 Census)

Brother Arthur William Slade Died 28th Aril 1918 in Germany
Address(es)
Oxford Street, Woodstock. Alfred's brother, Arthur William was listed in the Absent voter's list 1918 living in Oxford Street.
Occupation
None listed
Service

Rank: Private

Number: 9131

Regiment: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry

Death
Attested in Oxford. Served in India with Ist Battalion in 1911 and in Mesopotamia from 5th December 1914; probably as a POW; later with the Depot Battalion. Died 17th October 1918 aged 25
Burial
Commonwealth War Grave/Memorial Woodstock Cemetery. Buried 22nd October 1918 Total identified casualties 14

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Researched by: Alice Hipkiss
http://www.roll-of-honour.com/Oxfordshire/Woodstock.html
Ancestry, 'Photos credit of CWGC'. Commonwealth War Grave Commission, Photo of War grave copyright Joanne Onions, Local collection, Woodstock (Parish magazine)
Oxfordshire County Museum, Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock,
Local Historian Patricia Crutch.