Corporal Alfred William Ackers

Photo:Chocques Military Cemetery

Chocques Military Cemetery


Essex Regiment

By Jim Devlin

Service Number '43504' - Essex Regiment, 2nd Bn.

Killed in action on 22nd April 1918 aged 28.

Buried at Chocques Military Cemetery in France.

Son of Frances Jane Ackers of The Common, Billericay 

It is likely that he was killed in the Battle of Bethune when the German 6th army mounted an unsuccessful offensive to take Bethune.

Also commemorated on the St. Mary Magdalene Memorial, Great Burstead

This page was added by Jim Devlin on 13/04/2015.