CREW Alfred Roland
Regiment : Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars (Worcester Yeomanry)
Service number : 325559
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 23rd April 1916
Buried : Commemorated on Jerusalem Memorial, Israel, Panel 3 and 5.
Birthplace : Born Wribbenhall, resident Bewdley
Memorial : Wribbenhall All Saints Church
Also appears on : Worcester Cathedral Worcestershire Hussars
A.R. Crew, 1st/1st Worcester Yeomanry, 2nd Draft, embarked at Devonport 15th November 1915 for service with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, disembarked at Alexandria, Egypt on 6th December 1915. Killed in action on 23rd April 1916.
Source for additional information: The Yeomanry Cavalry of Worcestershire 1914 – 1922.
Great Western Railway Roll of Honour:
A.R. Crew Under Shunter, Traffic Department, Bewdley, Private, Queens Worcestershire Hussars, died on 23/4/1916.
Source: The Great Western Railway in the First World War by Sandra Gittins, 2010.
Photo only in the Great Western Railway staff magazine, reference 1917/08/163