Sergeant Harry Alvey

Army Number: 24616

Battalion: 15th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born at Beeston, Nottingham. Son of Sam and Elizabeth Alvey, of Nottingham; husband of Elsie B. Alvey, of 55, Sherwin Street, Nottingham. He enlisted at Nottingham and was killed in action, 22nd April 1918 during the attack on Aveluy Wood, France.

Buried Martinsart British Cemetery, France. Plot I, Row C, Grave 46.

Martinsart British Cemetery, France.

Sergeant Harry Alvey is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
St. Augustine’s Church War Memorial (St. Leodegarius Church) Basford, Nottingham.
St. Andrew’s Church War Memorial, Nottingham