Corporal Alfred Blockley

Army Number: 35447 (formerly 17th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.)

Battalion: 2/5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Son of Alfred and Sarah Blockley, of Potter Street, Melbourne, Derbyshire. He was a gardener prior to enlisting at Derby.  He was killed in action, 4th March 1918, aged 25, whilst with the Battalion at Noreuil, France. 

Buried : Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, France. Plot 3. Row A. Grave 7.

Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, France.

Corporal Alfred Blockley is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
St, Michael with St Mary’s Church War Memorial, Melbourne, Derbyshire.