1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Albert Walsh

Contributed by: Mike Walsh, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Albert
Surname Walsh
Year of Birth 1889
Year of Death 1917
Regiment Lancashire Fusiliers
Place of Wartime Residence Salford, Lancashire

Albert's Story

My great Uncle Albert was killed on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. My Grandfather, his brother, spoke to others near him in the attack but although he was seen going forward no one knew what became of him.

My grandfather named his first born son afrter him.

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