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Person Details

CAESAR, Albert John

Memorials

Name: Eton - WW1 High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7954
RBWM Ref: WM234
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Place of birth: St Pancras, London
Gender: Male
Date of death: 04/09/1914
Place of death: Villers Cotterets Forest, Aisne, France
Manner of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 30
CWGC Ref: 578660
TWGPP Ref: 3965977
Address: The Laurels Myall Street Oatley, NSW, Australia
Address: 4 Shakespere Place Alma Road Eton Wick Boveney
Address: Hyde Park Barracks London

Military details

Joined: Enlisted-London
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Rank: Lance Sergeant
Service Number: 12472

Relatives

Wife Edith Esther POCOCK (nee BELCHER)
Father Albert CAESAR
Mother Jane CAESAR
Son Albert John CAESAR
Son William Edgar CAESAR

Additional information

Albert was baptised 11th May 1884 in Brompton. He was married, but his wife probably re-married as on the CWGC the notes state he is: Husband of Edith Pocock (formerly Caesar).
Albert was a Lance Sergeant in Grenadier Guards before the war.

Resources

Albert Caesar family history in Eton Wick and in WW1.

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