Albert Demain Alton

Albert Demain Alton

Male Abt 1888 - 1917  (~ 29 years)


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  • Name Albert Demain Alton 
    Born Abt 1888  Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 1915 - 1917  Templeux-le-Guerard, Somme, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Attested in Chesterfield on 2 February 1915.
      Private 241234 6th Battalion, Nottinghamshire and Derby (Sherwood Foresters) Regiment.
      Promoted to Lance Corporal 5 November 1915, but reverted to Private at his own request 26 August 1916.
      Posted to France 26 February 1917 after 3 weeks home leave.
      Killed in action 27 April 1917.
      Posthumously awarded British War Medal and Victory Medal.
    Military Record
    Military Record
    Medal Roll
    Medal Roll
    British War Medal 1914 - 1919
    British War Medal 1914 - 1919
    Victory Medal
    Victory Medal
    Somme Battlefield 1917
    Somme Battlefield 1917
    Died 27 Apr 1917  Templeux-le-Guerard, Somme, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Their name liveth for evermore..
    Buried Templeux-le-Guerard Communal Cemetery Extension, Templeux-le-Guerard, Somme, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Grave I. A. 44
      The village of Templeux-le-Guerard was taken by the allies in April 1917 and held until 21 March 1918 when the Germans attacked. It was retaken on 18 September 1918.
      131 Soldiers are buried at this site.
      Over 750 further casualties are buried in the nearby Templeux-le-Guerard British Cemetery.
    Templeux-le-Guerard Communal Cemetery Extension
    Templeux-le-Guerard Communal Cemetery Extension
    Person ID I1450  Brampton
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2014 

    Father Charles Alton,   b. Abt 1866, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth 
    Residence 1891  2 Red Row, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1891 Census
    1891 Census
    Residence 1901  3 Red Row, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1901 Census
    1901 Census
    Residence 1911  7 Beehive Yard, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1911 Census
    1911 Census
    Family ID F351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada Burton,   b. Abt 1889, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Dec 1908  St Thomas Church, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1917  2 Alma St, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Family address recorded on service records.
    Children 
     1. Albert Demain Alton,   b. 5 Aug 1909, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ellen Alton,   b. 25 Jul 1912, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Edna Alton,   b. 6 Dec 1914, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F350  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1888 - Leeds, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1908 - St Thomas Church, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - 1915 - 1917 - Templeux-le-Guerard, Somme, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1917 - 2 Alma St, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1917 - Templeux-le-Guerard, Somme, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Templeux-le-Guerard Communal Cemetery Extension, Templeux-le-Guerard, Somme, France Link to Google Earth
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    Albert Alton
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