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Albert was born in 1894. In 1911 he lived with his grandparents William and Anne Gilbert and his sister Ethel at 6, Gedling Grove, Arnold.
He was employed as a coal miner.
01 Jul 1916
748303 - CWGC Website
11th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He enlisted at Nottingham into the Sherwood Foresters and was posted to the 11th Battalion (known as Men From The Greenwood). This unit was formed in 1914, and was a part of the 70th Brigade of the 8th Division in France and Flanders. He was killed in action on the first day of the battle of the Somme.
Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 10C,10D & 11A
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