Rank or Title
Date of Birth
Date of Death
30 Oct 1914
War time / or Pre War occupation
Place of Birth
World War I Address
Place of Death
Soldier or Civilian
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.