Albert James Hazel

Name

Albert James Hazel

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

10/11/1917
37

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
203185
Bedfordshire Regiment
5th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

KANTARA WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY
E.429
Egypt

UK Memorials

Codicote Village Memorial
Peace Memorial Hall, Codicote
Hertford Town Memorial

Pre War

Born in Windsor, Berks in 1880 to John James and Mary Ann Hazel. Married Mary Ann Louisa Lovegrove in 1908 at Bracknell, Easthampstead, Berks. Had three children and lived in Newtown, Codicote. Occupation: Hammerman. Prior to coming to Codicote, he and his wife and children lived in Hertford.

Wartime Service

Initially enlisted at Windsor 19306 Private in the Army Service Corps on 14 Feb 1902 and was discharged having fulfilled his 12 years’ service on 3 Feb 1914. He then reenlisted at Hertford into the Bedfordshires and served in Egypt. Died of wounds at the 43 Stationery Hospital near Gaza, Palestine.

Additional Information

Also no. 9180, Beds Regt. War gratuity of £3.10s awarded to widow Mary.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Brenda Palmer, June Colegrove, Roll-of-Honour.com