Albert Gillett

Name

Albert Gillett

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

05/09/1918
38

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
30596
Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
7th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
VIII.B.16
France

UK Memorials

St Laurence Church Memorial, Wormley
Not on the Broxbourne memorials
Not on the Little Hadham memorials

Pre War

Born in 1880 in Little Hadham, Herts to Aaron and Harriett Gillett. Baptised at Little Hadham on 6 June 1880. Married Agnes Rosina Varney in 1905. 1911 Census: living with wife and children Frederick, age 3 and Dorothy age 1 at 11 Occupation Road, Wormley

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hoddesdon, Herts. Died of wounds sustained in action probably in the Montauban area.

Additional Information

Widow awarded £3 war gratuity.

Acknowledgments

Brenda Palmer