war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper

Service Record Notes


Albert Edward Moat.
Age 20 years.
Parish Shoulden, Kent.
Regt. RGA.
No. 52896.
Short Service.
Attestation of
52896, Albert Edward Moat. Corps RGA.
Shoulden, Deal, Kent.
Age 20 years - 127 days.
Occupation - Farm Labourer.
Place of birth, Dover.
Enlisted 16/11/14 at Dover.
He was steady, hardworking and willing.
Statement of Services.
Joined at Newhaven 19/11/14.
RGA 1 Dept. Attested gunner 16/11/14.
Posted Gnr. 11/12/14.
Appointed A/Bombr. 9/5/17.
Promoted Corporal 30/6/17.
Appointed A/Sgt. 3/1/19.
31 Heavy Bty. A/Sgt. 3/6/19.
31 Heavy Bty. Reverts Cpl.
Morning State of Sick. Date 9/7/19.
Cambridge Hospital at Aldershot.
Next of kin notified by wire
Died at Cambridge Hospital, Aldershot, from abscess - buttock. Pyelphlebitis Toxemia.
Cpl. 9/7/1919.
Buried by relatives.
Father of soldier - William Moat, 1, Malvern Cottages, Kearsney Avenue, Dover.
Mother - died August 8th 1919.
William Moat age 45 - Hare and Hounds, Northbourne.
Frederick S. Moat age 38 - Fir Cottage, Upper Deal.
Walter E. Moat age 34, 1, Norman Cottages, Upper Deal.
Sister Emily M. Gill age 47 - ,1 Malvern Cottages, Kearsney Avenue, Dover.
One address given as -- Mr. W. Moat, Hawthorn Cottages, Church Path, Upper Deal.


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