Eleazer Freedman

1893 Nov 4 or 7 or 21. Born Hackney (FreedmEn)

1901 census I cannot find him in either census as Eleazer Freedman.

1911 census there is an Eli Freedman who could be him, but I cannot tie him to the address : 2 Ramsgate St Cheetham Manchester. This man dies in Manchester. My feeling is that this is not him

1917 Sep 20. From Officer Cadet unit to be temp 2nd Lt. Herts Regt. Eleazer Freedman.

1917 Nov 30 Landed in France

1917 Dec 6. War Diary 1st Herts. Bn moved to EECKE, entraining at YPRES and detraining at GODWAERSVELDE. The following Officers joined the Bn for duty; ...E. Freedman [Eleazer FREEDMAN],

1918 Mar 22. Taken POW

1918 Dec 14. Repatriated from POW

1920 Aug 24. Joined ADRIC with service no 343. Posted to C Coy

1921 Jul 6 to 9 on Leave

1921 Jul 29 to Aug 26 on Leave

1921 Aug 26. Struck off strength of ADRIC as "deserter"

1922 Oct/Dec . Married Florence Hedges in Paddington

1939 Register at 48 Quantock House , Hackney, London. He is Commercial Traveller living with wife Sarah

1984 Dec 6. Died Eastbourne, Sussex


WO 339/90213 and Library ref: 940.467411.ALD British Jewry Book of Honour.