Private Alfred Tyler
Many thanks to Jim Edwards of North Holmwood for this research.
Alfred Tyler was born in Dorking in 1895 and was living at 7 Falkland Gardens, Dorking in 1901 and 1911.
He joined the army (G/21932) and was in 10th Battalion (Royal East Kent and West Kent Yeomanry) of the Buffs (East Kent Regiment) when he was killed in action on 21st September 1918. He is commemorated on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais.
The battalion had been formed in Egypt on 1st February 1917 from the dismounted Kent Yeomanry Regiments and moved to France in February 1917.
Regiment 10th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment
Date of Death 21st September 1918
Place of Death France
Cause of Death Killed in Action
Memorial Vis-En-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais