Gilbert Edwin Angell

Name

Gilbert Edwin Angell
1886

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

26/10/1918
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
86149
Machine Gun Corps
Labour Corps

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

BREACHWOOD GREEN BAPTIST CHAPEL BURIAL GROUND, KING'S WALDEN
At East end.
United Kingdom

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Breachwood Green Baptist Church Memorial, Breachwood Green

Pre War

Born 1886 Kings Walden son of Edwin and Martha Angell.


Married Matilda Butterfield on 4th Oct 1906 at Breachwood Green.Children: Charles Edwin 1906, Joy Doris 1907, Mabel Irene 1910, Frederick Harold 1912, George 1915, Reginald 1917.


1891 census- Aged 4 living in Breachwood Green. 1901 census- Aged 14, General labourer, farm. Living in Breachwood Green. 1911 census. Aged 24, General labourer on sewage station, living in Breachwood Green.

Wartime Service

Enlisted on 24th June 1916, called up for service 7th Dec 1916. Posted to 45th Training Reserve Battalion on 9th Dec 1916. Transferred to Machine Gun Corps in Grantham on 13th Feb 1917 and transferred to 296th Agricultural Coy Labour Corps 12th Oct 1917. Taken into hospital on 25th Oct 1918 & died of Pneumonia on 26th Oct 1918 at Central Military Hospital in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

Additional Information

Medically unfit for service overseas. Religion- Baptist.

Acknowledgments

Simon Lee
Paul Johnson, June Colegrove, Mark Morgan