We remember Albert James Elston

We remember Albert James Elston

Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling Reginald Elston Source:9426618 1889
1890
sibling Lillian Elston Source:9426618 1890
1892
birth Exeter, Devon United Kingdom Source:9426595 28th November 1892
1914
service British Army Private G/552 Sussex Regiment Source:9426595 14th September 1914 - 28th February 1917
1914
location 14 Oakfield Rd, St. Thomas, Exeter United Kingdom parents address Source:9426595 14th September 1914
1914
enlistment Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom Source:9426595 14th September 1914
1914
employment Tailor United Kingdom Source:9426618 14th September 1914
1914
dates Age 21 Source:9426595 14th September 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9426618 30th May 1915 - 28th February 1917
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal G/552 No. 14 Officer Cadet Battalion Berkhamstead Source:9426595 5th May 1917
1917
commission Unknown Source:9426595 28th August 1917
1917
service British Army 2/Lt Lincolnshire Regiment 3rd Source:9426595 28th August 1917
1918
internment pow Source:9426616 21st March 1918 - 14th November 1918
1919
hospitalisation Results of a Medical Board Hospital/Institution Source:9426595 19th August 1919 - 21st November 1919
service British Army Second Lieutenant Lincolnshire Regiment Source:5268098
service British Army Lincolnshire Regiment 2/5th Source:9426595
service British Army Lance Corporal G/552 Royal Sussex Regiment 7th Source:9426595
education Dunsford Road Board School St. Thomas, Exeter United Kingdom Source:9426595
service British Army Lieutenant Norfolk Regiment Source:5268098

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert James
Initials AJ
Last Name Elston
Source 9426595
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14 Oakfield Rd, St. Thomas, Exeter United Kingdom parents address known 14th September 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Lincolnshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Norfolk Regiment Lieutenant
British Army G/552 Sussex Regiment Private
British Army Lincolnshire Regiment 3rd 2/Lt
British Army Lincolnshire Regiment 2/5th
British Army G/552 No. 14 Officer Cadet Battalion Berkhamstead Lance Corporal
British Army G/552 Royal Sussex Regiment 7th Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Elston mother
Frank Elston father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Reginald Elston brother 1889
Lillian Elston sister 1890
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Hazel Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-14 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-14 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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UK Census 1901 Steve27852

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ICRC john14663
Cover - Short Service Attestation Paper Steve27852
Report of capture Steve27852

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