Wilfred Haslam (1888–1924)


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Wilfred Haslam

1918 Crich voters
Wilfred Haslam, Town End; absent on military service

Medal Roll Index Card
He was awarded the British War and Victory Medals.

Army Service Record

Address Town End Crich; aged 29 years 11 months; police constable; enrolled 11/01/18; next of kin Mrs Sarah Ellen Haslam (mother); height 6ft; demobbed 20/01/19; born 1888; dispatched to Stonecliffe for disposal as a miner 22/12/18; certified superior rate of engineer pay platelayer 04/04/18.


Born in about 1888 at Crich, he became a police constable stationed in Ilkeston. He joined the Army in January 1918 aged twenty-nine and was six foot tall. He was demobbed in January 1919.


1901: Coddington

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Frederick Haslam Head 47 Stone mason Crich
Sarah E Haslam wife 41   Wirksworth
Lavina Haslam daughter 18 Machinist cotton mill Crich
Annie E Haslam daughter 16 Machinist cotton mill Crich
Wilfred Haslam son 13   Crich
John Haslam son 9   Crich
George Haslam son 6   Crich

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1911: Ilkeston

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Wilfred Haslam boarder 23 Police constable Crich

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Wilfred Haslam's brothers George Haslam and John Haslam are also on Roll of Honour.