We remember Albert Edwin Gilbert

We remember Albert Edwin Gilbert

Timeline

Timeline

1895
birth Bermondsey, East London United Kingdom Source:8527672 Source:8535552 1895
1911
dates Age 16 Source:8535552 April 1911
1911
employment Telegraph Messenger General Post Office Central London United Kingdom Source:8535552 April 1911
1911
location 64 Rolls Road, Bermondsey, East London United Kingdom parents address Source:8535552 April 1911
1914
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8527673 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 2172 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:8527672 1914 - 15th September 1916
1916
employment Postal Staff General Post Office South Eastern District Office, London United Kingdom Source:9481892 15th September 1916
1916
location Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8527673 15th September 1916
1917
service British Army Rifleman 370509 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:8527672 1st January 1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8527673
1916
death Killed in Action Somme France Source:8527672 Source:8527673 15th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:8527672

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert Edwin
Initials AE
Last Name Gilbert
Source 8527672
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
64 Rolls Road, Bermondsey, East London United Kingdom parents address known April 1911
Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom known 15th September 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2172 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
British Army 370509 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
C M Gilbert mother
W H Gilbert father

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Valerie34433
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Valerie34433
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Valerie34433

External Evidence

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London South Eastern District Office War Memorial Valerie34433

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