Corporal Albert H Kent, 23437

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Name:  Corporal Albert H Kent, 23437

Date of Birth:  1886

Address:  Bradgate Road, Anstey

Parents Names: 

James Edwin Kent (Shoe hand riveter)

The late Harriett Kent

Occupation before the war:  Serving soldier

Siblings Names:

George b1885  |  Jack b1891  |  Maud b1891  |  James b1892  |  Minnie b1894  |

Philip b1895  |  Harold b1898  |  Blanche b1900  |  Joseph Redvers b1902

Date Died:   28.5.1918

Age:  32

Place of Death:   Somme

Place of Burial/Memorial:  Ii B 10, Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt

Cause of death:   Died of wounds


2nd/1st Lancashire Heavy Battery

Royal Garrison Artillery


Victory Medal

British War Medal

Any other information (e.g. Service Record/ appearance etc)

  • Enlisted in Leicester
  • On 1911 census at Shoeburyness Barracks Southend on Sea 29th company Royal Garrison Artillery
  • Left his effects to his father.
  • Previous regiment112 Hvy Bty RGA. 23437