THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Service Record Notes

WILLSON, ALBERT JOHN

Royal Marine Light Infantry. Service Branch.
Unit. 1st Royal Marine Battalion.
Rank. Pte.
Death date. 3rd August 1916.
Died of wounds in 6th Casualty Clearing Station. (Wounded 2/8/16)
Burial. Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension.  (F.R. 12)
 
Service History.
Enlisted 6/8/15.
Draft for M.E.F. 16/2/16.
Joined 1st R. M. Battalion at Stavros 28/2/16.
2/8/16 Wounded.
Service No. CH 926/S.
 
1st Royal Marine War Diary - Notification of death of 962/S Private A. J. Wilson, wounded yesterday 2/8/16 (note incorrect number and spelling)

Mother Charlotte, 1, Esplanade, Dover.

 


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