Corporal Alfred William Hannis
2nd Tram Coy., Canadian Engineers
(formerly 51st King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Born in Worcestershire. The son of John and Harriet
Hannis. Husband of Louisa Alice Hannis of St. Andrew's
Place, St. Andrew's, Guernsey. Ex- 51st King's Own Light
Infantry. Enlisted at Vernon, B.C. 30/07/1915. They
had six children. His son Arthur
John Hannis served in the Royal Irish Regiment.
Died aged 48 years.
War Graves Commission Record
Recent research has shown that Corporal
Hannis is buried in this cemetery. In April 2016 the
Commission placed a headstone to mark his grave. Please
note that this casualty is currently commemorated by
the Commission on Panel 10 of the Brookwood (United
Kingdom 1914-1918) Memorial; his name will be removed
when the appropriate panel is next replaced.