We remember Albert French

We remember Albert French

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom Source:1258145 Source:8605865 1886
1901
employment Bricklayer Source:8605864 1901 - 1914
1914
service British Army Private Royal Dublin Fusiliers Source:8605864 10th October 1914 - 19th November 1914
1914
enlistment Walthamstow United Kingdom Source:1258145 October 1914
1914
service British Army Gunner 40487 Royal Field Artillery C Battery Source:8605865 19th November 1914 - 26th January 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8605865 28th August 1915 - 26th January 1916
1915
hospitalisation GSW right arm, neck and right knee Hospital/Institution Source:8605864 26th December 1915 - 26th January 1916
1916
death Died of wounds Wounds received from enemy fire 10 Stationary Hospital, St Omer France Source:7012171 Source:1258145 Source:8605864 26th January 1916
burial Longuenesse (st. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Longuenesse (St Omer) Cemetary France Plot II B 16 Source:8605873 Source:1258145

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert
Initials A
Last Name French
Source 1258145
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
10 Lime St, Walthamstow United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Dublin Fusiliers Private
British Army 40487 Royal Field Artillery C Battery Gunner
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Caroline French mother
Henry French father

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Stuart12032
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Stuart12032
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stuart12032

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Telegram notifying Royal Artillery of his death Stuart12032
Telegram telling French's family he was wounded Stuart12032

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