We remember Albert Dodd

We remember Albert Dodd

Profile picture for Albert Dodd

Timeline

Timeline

1893
sibling Robert S RS Dodd Source:9427266 10th October 1893
1897
sibling Joseph J Dodd Source:7617282 1897
1898
birth St Mary's, Widnes, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7560242 Source:9427266 20th October 1898
1900
sibling Christopher C Dodd Source:7617282 1900
1903
sibling William Buchanan WB Dodd Source:7617282 29th May 1903
1911
education Birkenhead Institute Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:9427132 14th September 1911 - 27th July 1915
1915
employment Analytical Chemist Lever Brothers Port Sunlight, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:9427184 1915 - 1st June 1917
1917
enlistment United Kingdom Source:7652733 1st June 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 2nd Lieutenant Source:9426102 12th October 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7652733 1917 - 1918
1917
appointments Kite Balloon Observer Source:7652733 1917 - 30th October 1918
1917
commission Regular Source:7617282 1st November 1917
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant No. 11 Kite Balloon Section Source:9427341 1st April 1918
1918
dates Age 20 Source:9427300 30th October 1918
1918
death Died of wounds A stray shell hit the house Albert was sheltering in. Albert was killed along with 2nd Lieutenant J.A Carter. Salache, near Cambrai France Source:7617282 Source:9427047 Source:9427184 30th October 1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant 3rd Balloon Wing Source:9427341
burial St Souplet British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord Viesly Communal French Cemetery France 2 A 14 Source:7617282 Source:9427184

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert
Initials A
Last Name Dodd
Source 7560242
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
242 New Chester Road, Port Sunlight United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
304 New Chester Road, Port Sunlight United Kingdom parents address known 1917
72 Oakland Street, St Mary's, Widnes United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 2nd Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) No. 11 Kite Balloon Section 3rd Balloon Wing Headquarters Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 3rd Balloon Wing 11 Kite Balloon Section Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Dodd father
Anna Maria Buchanan mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Dodd brother 1897
Christopher Dodd brother 1900
William Buchanan Dodd brother 1903-05-29
Robert S Dodd brother 1893-10-10
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Keith1947
British RAF Officers 1912-1920

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
St Andrews, Lower Bebington WW1 Roll of Honour Family28167
London Gazette Entry Alun44477
London Gazette Entry 3rd July 1918 Alun44477
Port Sunlight and Lever Brothers Ltd employees memorial Family28167

Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
Albert Dodd Family28167
A Dodd les46001
A Memorial to Lt Dodd on the grave of his parents Mike121285
Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477
WW1 Roll of Honour, St Andrew's Church Family28167
WW1 Roll of Honour, St Andrew's Church Family28167
Albert's grave, St Souplet Family28167
News article extracted from Birkenhead News Alun44477

Stories

We remember Albert Dodd

Also remembered by 5 people
NULL