Wilfred John Lafford

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Wilfred John Lafford

Birthdate: (27)
Birthplace: Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK
Death: October 30, 1917 (27)
Ypres, Flemish Region, Belgium (WW1 death in action)
Place of Burial: Zonnebeke, Flemish Region, Belgium
Immediate Family:

Son of George Lafford and Elizabeth Rhoda Lafford
Brother of Harry George Lafford

Occupation: Law Clerk
Managed by: Christopher Michael Wheeler Barrett
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About Wilfred John Lafford

Birth registered in Cirencester in Q4 1890.

1891 is age 5 months with parents, brother and grandma Tuffley in 8 Laburnum Villas, Corin Street, Cirencester.

1901 is age 10 with parents, brother and grandma Tuffley at 4 Ashcroft Villas, Cirencester.

1911 is age 20, a law clerk, boarding with widow Evans and her daughter at 100 Endlesham Road, Balham. London SW. Harry is there too.

Died in action at Ypres. Was a serjeant in the London Regiment (Artists' Rifles) no 760322. Commemorated at Tyne Cot Cemetry, Zonnebeke, Vest Flanderen.


  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Service No: 760322
  • Date of Death: 30/10/1917
  • Regiment/Service: London Regiment (Artists' Rifles) 1st/28th Bn.
  • Panel Reference: Panel 153.



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Wilfred John Lafford's Timeline

October 1890
Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK
October 30, 1917
Age 27
Ypres, Flemish Region, Belgium
Zonnebeke, Flemish Region, Belgium