#2999, (4 November 1892-26 September 1916)
|Birth*||4 NOV 1892 ||Albert Russell was born on 4 NOV 1892 at 53 Claremont Street, Greenwich, Kent, England.1 |
|Baptism||23 NOV 1892 ||He was baptized on 23 NOV 1892 at St Alphege, Greenwich, Kent, England.3 |
|(Witness) Residence||2 APR 1911 ||He lived with Alfred George Henry Russell and Mary Ann Streatfield at Greenwich, Kent, together with Frederick William Russell, Benjamin Russell, Beatrice May Russell, Kathleen Alexandra Russell and Harold Russell.4 |
|Employment*||2 APR 1911 ||Albert Russell was employed as Flour Mill Hand.5 |
|Milit-Beg*||APR 1915 ||He began military service in APR 1915 at Deptford, Kent, England, Royal Field Artillery, no. 9117.6 |
|Marriage*||23 MAY 1915 ||He married Ellen Elizabeth Raine on 23 MAY 1915 at Greenwich, Kent, England.7 |
|Death*||26 SEP 1916 ||Albert Russell died on 26 SEP 1916 at The Battle of the Somme, Picardy, France, aged 23.6 |
|Burial*|| ||He was buried at The Thiepval Memorial, Picardy, France.8 |
- [S76] London Births & Baptisms, birth & bapt. Albert Russell, father Alfred George, mother Mary Ann; St Alphege, Greenwich. no 1667.
- [S68] The 1911 census, ages and places from census.
- [S76] London Births & Baptisms, birth & bapt. Albert Russell, father Alfred George, mother Mary Ann; St Alphege, Greenwich. no 1567.
- [S68] The 1911 census, 8 living, 1 dead, children.
- [S68] The 1911 census.
- [S71] UK WW1 records, UK, Soldiers died in Great War. Albert Russell, no. 9117, RHA & RFA.
- [S80] London, Marriages & Banns, marriage Albert Russell, father Alfred George, & Ellen Elizabeth Raine, father Henry James Raine, St Alphege Greenwich, no 191.
- [S106] UK Commonwealth War Graves, Russell, Act. Bmdr. Albert, 9117. "A" Battery, 108th Bde. Royal Field Artillery.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016