Project Description

ALBERT HARBY 1892–?

RGA

Born 1892 in Nottingham

Married 1912 Winifred Stratford who died Nottingham 1946

Children: Elsie D. born 1916 and Stanley born 1918, both born in Nottingham

Date of death unknown

1901 Census

Living in Nottingham with mother Annie and four siblings, Thomas, Annie, Nelly and George. Mother a washerwoman.

1911 Census

Living in Carlton with mother Annie and three siblings Annie, George and Harold. Working as a farm labourer.

He took employment at Notts. County Asylum (Saxondale) he is listed in their records as a temporary attendant who served in the Armed Forces. His regiment was the Royal Field Artillery.

Military Service

No military service record apart from Medal Rolls Index Card:

Rank: Gunner

Service Number: L42401

Military Unit: Royal Field Artillery

Theatre of War: Unconfirmed but likely to have been France and Flanders

Wounded

5.11.18: Listed as ‘Wounded’ on the War Office daily list no. 5174. Next of kin address Sheffield

Medals Awarded:   British War and Victory

From the 1939 Register

Not found

Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Worked in the parish of Radcliffe on Trent at Notts. County Asylum