Life story retold by Liz Tait
Alfred William Neish was the son of William and Jane Neish and the brother of Annie Neish (War Graves of Old Reading Cemetery website). He is commemorated on the headstone of Annie and her mothers grave. He was killed in action at Gallipoli on 10th August 1915. There had been very vicious fighting since the allied landing on 6th August, in conditions of intense heat.
More information about Alfred can be found on the War Graves in the Old Reading Cemetery website.
Buried in Section 58, Row C, Plot 7