Payne, Alfred H.


Alfred lived in Lee. He was married with one child and was a Christadelphian. He worked as a baker at the Euston Hotel, Euston Station.

Conscientious Objection during the First World War:
He was exempted from conscription and referred to the Pelham Committee to undertake 'work of national importance' by War Office Regulation P.116 L.19.

War Service:
Alfred was originally allowed to stay in his work at the Euston Hotel, Euston Station, but case reviews on 13 June and 26 June 1917 led to his being moved to work with another baker.

After the First World War:

Cyril Pearce, University of Leeds, Pearce Register of British Conscientious Objectors
(information from the Pelham Committee Minutes in T.E. Harvey Friends House/Temp.Mss 835)

Ann O'Brien, Volunteer Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre, 24 October, 2015
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