Albert John Wilkins

Name

Albert John Wilkins

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

21/04/1917
24

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
19947
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
42nd Company

Awards

1914 /15 Star, British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

ARRAS MEMORIAL
Bay 10
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
Northaw Village Memorial

Pre War

He was born about 1893 in North Finchley, the youngest child of 7 of Daniel and Sarah Ann Wilkins (nee Webb) and was living in The Crown Inn, Newgate Street, Hertfordshire in 1901, where his father was the landlord of The Crown and in 1911 the family were now living at Manor Farm cottages, Northaw. He enlisted at Shoreditch.

Wartime Service

Formerly S/8492 The 9th Battalion The Rifle Brigade Went to France 17th September 1915 and ws killed in action.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Brian Lodge