We remember Albert Victor Russell

We remember Albert Victor Russell

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
sibling Arthur Cyril Russell Source:5510257 February 1893
1894
sibling John William - Known As Jack Russell Source:5510257 July 1894
1895
sibling Hilda Violet Russell Source:5510257 December 1895
1897
birth Walsoken United Kingdom Source:5509885 19th June 1897
1900
sibling Percy Russell Source:5510257 October 1900
1902
sibling Rose Russell Source:5510257 1902
1909
employment Gardener Wisbech St Mary United Kingdom Source:5510325 1909
1915
enlistment Wisbech United Kingdom Source:5510467 20th April 1915
1915
service British Army Private /Lce Corporal unpaid/ Private 18868 Suffolk Regiment 11th Battalion known as Cambs Source:5510467 20th April 1915 - 5th November 1919
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5510467 28th June 1916 - 18th April 1918
1916
hospitalisation Wounded slight at duty = believed shrapnel wound to lower right eyelid Hospital/Institution Source:5510467 4th October 1916
1918
hospitalisation G S W left arm - fracture of all bones and joint. Non-union of fracture of lower end of humerus with considerable loss of bone. Hospital/Institution Source:5510467 13th April 1918
1919
discharge Source:5510467 5th November 1919
1927
marriage Florence May Stannard Source:5510274 September 1927
1928
location 1 Main Road Tilney All Saints King's Lynn United Kingdom their own address Source:5510325 1928 - 1992
1929
children Raymond John Russell Source:5510274 23rd May 1929
service British Army Private 18868 Suffolk Regiment Depot Source:3864651
employment Postman Post Office Terrington St John United Kingdom Source:5510325
education Elementary school. Vic won a scholarship to grammar school but was unable to take it up as he lived too far away to travel daily. Having completed required education standard he left school at age 12. Friday Bridge School Friday Bridge United Kingdom Source:5510325
1992
death Not War Related Old age King's Lynn, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:5510022 21st June 1992
1992
dates Age 95 Source:5510022 21st June 1992

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert Victor
Initials AV
Last Name Russell
Source 5509885
First Names Victor Albert
Initials VA
Last Name Russell
Source 5509885
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1 Main Road Tilney All Saints King's Lynn United Kingdom their own address 1928 - 1992
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 18868 Suffolk Regiment Depot Private
British Army 18868 Suffolk Regiment 11th Battalion known as Cambs Private /Lce Corporal unpaid/ Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Raymond John Russell son 23rd May 1929
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary See mother
George Russell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Cyril Russell brother February 1893
John William - Known As Jack Russell brother July 1894
Hilda Violet Russell sister December 1895
Percy Russell brother October 1900
Rose Russell sister 1902
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence May Stannard wife September 1927
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-04-20 5'3"

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Official Records

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External Evidence

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death certificate June 1992 Joanna19880
Census 1901 Joanna19880
family history Joanna19880
Family history notes of interview with Vic Russel Joanna19880
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Joanna19880

Multimedia

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Vic Russell 1917 Joanna19880
Strawberry harvest Watson Failes Farm Joanna19880
Sidney Day VC Joanna19880
Tilney All Saints church stained glass window Joanna19880
Vic Russell Woburn Abbey Joanna19880
Vic Russell with Terrington St John British Legion Joanna19880
Vic Russell in the Home Guard in WW2 Joanna19880
Vic judging flowers at the local show Joanna19880
Vic and family and friends in Great Yarmouth Joanna19880
Vic receiving Imperial Service Medal Joanna19880
Vic pollarding trees Joanna19880
Ray Russell Joanna19880
Vic Russell and Florrie Stannard Joanna19880

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