FAITHFULL Alfred Ernest
Regiment : 1st Battalion London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) attached 11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers. Formerly 6389, Essex Regiment.
Service number : 225326
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 20 on 10th August 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium, Panel 52.
Birthplace : Born and resident, Redditch, enlisted Worcester
Relatives : Son of Alfred and E.J. Faithfull, of 111, Mount Pleasant, Redditch
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Headless Cross The Bridge Church formerly St Luke's Church
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
A.E. Faithfull Private, Essex Regiment was employed by the Midland Railway as a Number Taker in the Traffic-Coaching Department at Redditch Station. These details are recorded in the company’s memorial book.
Source: In Remembrance of the Brave Men of the Midland Railway who Gave their Lives in the Great War 1914-1919. Published by the company to coincide with the unveiling of the Midland Railway War Memorial at Derby on Thursday 15th December 1921 at 11.45am.
Alfred Faithful has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on the Ypres Menin Gate Memorial.