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Alfred Perrin Burles

Male 1917 - 1941  (23 years)


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  • Name Alfred Perrin Burles 
    Born 23 Dec 1917  181 Bounces Road, Edmonton, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 27 Apr 1941  Argolic Gulf, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Killed in Action. 
    Died 27 Apr 1941  HMS Diamond Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • HMS Diamond was sunk by German aircraft on 27 April 1941 whilst evacuating Allied troops from Greece.
    Person ID I1640  Wright and Savill
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2014 

    Father Alfred Perren Burles
              b. 19 Aug 1880, Leytonstone, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1941  (Age > 62 years) 
    Mother Ada Charlotte Stanley Wallis
              b. 17 Jul 1896
              d. Aft 1960  (Age > 65 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1915  The Register Office, Holborn, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Alfred Burles, a bachelor and Ada Charlotte Wallis a spinster married on 23 October 1915 at Holborn register office. Alfred was a bachelor aged 26, a tarpaulin maker and Ada a spinster aged 21, a domestic servant. Both were residing at 73 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell at the time of the marriage. Alfred's father was Alfred Burles, a carpenter and Ada's father was Edward John Wallis a railway labourer. Witnesses to the marriage were Catherine and John O'Regan. The fact that Alfred's father was a carpenter points to this being the Alfred Burles who was baptised in Leytonstone in 1880 although he would have been 36 not 26.
    Family ID F482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Dec 1917 - 181 Bounces Road, Edmonton, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Killed in Action. - 27 Apr 1941 - Argolic Gulf, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1941 - HMS Diamond Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Alfred Perrin Burles, the son of Alfred Perrin Burles and Ada Charlotte nee Wallis was born in 181 Bounces Road, Edmonton on 23 December 1917. His father was a fitter in a munitions factory.

      Leading Seaman Alfred Perrin Burles D/JX 153280 of H.M.S. Diamond, RN died on Sunday 27 April 1941, aged 23. He is commemorated on the Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, Panel 45, Column 3. His parents were Alfred Perrin Burles and Ada Charlotte Burles of Barrhead, Renfrewshire.