Service Details
Name:
SULLIVAN
Given Name:
ALFRED AMORY
Initials:
A A
Rank:
Captain
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Regiment:
South African Infantry
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Unit:
2nd Regt.
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Date of Death:
1916-10-12
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Age:
34
Cause of Death:
Killed in action. On the 12th October 1916, the 2nd and 4th S.A.I. attacked Snag and Tail Trenches. The assault died away because of machine guns nests, placed well back in prepared positions, which caught the attacking waves at long range.
Additional
Information:
Son of Barry Sullivan; husband of Marion Louie Sullivan, of 35, Ditton Rd., Surbiton, Surrey. Served in the South African Campaign.
Commemoration
Country:
France
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Locality:
Somme
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Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Pier and Face 4 C.

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