Sydney Melbourne Matthew ALSFORD, Samuel Charles ALSFORD and Fred ALSFORD
Samuel Charles ALSFORD
b. 1876 d. 1948
1893 Joined the Royal Marines Light Infantry in Portsmouth transferred to the Royal Navy 1st April 1903; transferred to Royal Naval Reserves 1917 demobilized 18-5-1920 as Master at Arms
Sydney Melbourne Matthew ALSFORD
b. 10-11-1914 d. 29-11-1989
WWII from 1939 to 1945 in the Royal Engineers; he was at Dunkirk; North Africa; and landing in Sicily into Italy where he sustained his final injury and was hospitalized then until end of the war.