Remembered with honour Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial: Panel 51 nad 53.
He enlisted in Stratford, London; was entitled to the Victory, British War and 1914-15 Star medals, his qualifying date being 20 December 1914, and was killed in action. Unfortunately, Alfred’s Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
Son of Annie Eliza (nee LANE) and the late Thomas George PARMAN.
His parents married 1880 in the Bethnal Green, London, district. Thomas died 1914 aged 52; Annie died 1929 aged 69; both in the Shoreditch, London, district.
Alfred was born 1892 in St Luke’s, London, and resided in Watford.
On the 1901 Census, aged 8 he lived in Shoreditch, with his parents and three siblings. On the 1911 Census, a Private in the 6th Battalion K.R.R.C. aged 18, he was stationed in Woolwich, London.
Date of death10/05/1915
Age at death22
Place of death
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)