Albert Henry Sims

Name

Albert Henry Sims

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

17/02/1917
23

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lance Corporal
36466
Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire) Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT
VI. F. 12.
France

UK Memorials

Christchurch Memorial, Chorleywood
Memorial Hall Plaque, Chorleywood

Pre War

Born in 1893 in Chorleywood Bottom, Hertfordshire son of Thomas and Annie (Crawley) Sims later of Honeysuckle Cottage, Chorleywood. He was a gardener’s labourer.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford formerly 5369, Hertfordshire Regiment and was killed in action.

Additional Information

Brother of Lance Corporal William Sims who was killed in action on 25 Jun 1916 and in also commemorated on these memorials.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox