Alfred Anderson


Army Service Corps DM 2-231226 1124 M.T. Coy

Photo courtesy Ian Goadby (with thanks to Roger Goadby)

Alfred Anderson in WW1

Service Record

Alfred attested on 16 May 1916 in Derby, aged 25 years 2 months; he was a hosiery hand employed at the Derwent Mills, Belper. His next-of-kin was his wife, Rosetta. He was posted to Grove Park on 13 October 1916 and was demobbed on 19 February 1919 with a disability allowance of 30% for Neurasthenia. His age on discharge was 28. He was awarded, for his disability, 8/3 from 14 August 1919 to 2 September 1919 then 12/- from 3 September 19 to 20 November 1920. His demob address was Millgreen Fritchley.

He lived at East View, Crich, married, Rosetta Ludlam on 30 May 1914 at St Mary's Church Crich. They had a daughter Florence May born 5 April 1916

1918 Voters List
Alfred Anderson absent on Miliatary service, Fritchley.

Photos courtesy Ian Goadby (with thanks to Roger Goadby)

Anderson brothers in Ww1

Photograph captioned by the late daughter of Alfred Anderson as being three of the Anderson brothers pictured wearing military-issue coats during the First World War
Left to right: Albert; John; Alfred.
The man on the right is certainly Alfred Anderson, though further research is required to confirm with certainty the identity of the other two men
The photograph was produced by a photographer in Ashford, Kent.

Alfred and Resetta Anderson

Alfred Anderson and his wife, Rosetta (née Ludlam), pictured circa 1940s.
Rosetta was the older sister of Ernest and Charles Ludlam, who are both listed on the Roll of Honour.


1901: Lea Wood, Holloway

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Alfred Anderson Head wdr 46 Gardener, domestic Benges, Herts
Annie E   daughter 23 Garn reeler, Merino Mill Gt. Stanmore, Middx
Agnes   daughter 17   Holloway
Nellie   daughter 14   Holloway
John   son 13   Holloway
Archibald   son 12   Holloway
Alfred   son 10   Holloway
Albert   son 8   Holloway

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1911: Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Abraham Roe Head 40 Power frame minder Crich
Annie Elizabeth   wife 33 Household work Stanmore, Kent
Alfred Anderson bro in law 20 Power frame minder Holloway
Albert Anderson bro in law 17 Coop shop assistant Holloway
May Anderson sis in law 13 Mill hand Holloway

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