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Current record for: Albert Edward Valentine
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Albert Edward Valentine
Born in Islington - Middlesex
Resident of Lincoln
Died 17/05/1915
Age 23

Cause of Death Died of wounds

Cemetery or memorial Wimereux Communal Cemetery, France
Grave or panel reference I. H. 3.

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World War 1
France and Flanders - Second Battle of Ypres

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • John Valentine, Father
  • Sarah Anne Valentine, Mother
Military Information Military Information

Rank Bugler (Sergeant)
Service Number 9646
Unit 1st Battalion
Regiment King's Royal Rifle Corps
Service Army
Enlisted in Woolwich - Kent
Memorial(s) Memorial(s) link(s)

Royal Northern Hospital Entranceway Arch and St. Mary Magdalene Church