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About Albert Stanwix (Stanwick)

Date of Birth
19 February 1891

Service Number
24579 5/4447

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
June 1967 76y

Place of Death
Northumberland West, Northumberland, England

Relationships

Parents
John Stanwix born abt 1858 and Harriet (Chisholme) born abt 1863 Married Q2 1884 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
William born abt 1886, (half siblings - Cicely Shaw born abt 1888, Edwin Shaw born abt 1894,) Reginald Stanwix born abt 1905

Marriage
Nora Elizabeth Robson born abt 1894 Married 29 January 1916 Newcastle u Tyne Registry Office

Children
Albert Reginald born 24 July 1916, Lorna born 1918, James Stanley born 24 October 1920, Norman born 1925, Nigel born 3 December 1927

Career

Service
Army

Unit
17th Durham Light Infantry 2nd Training Reserve

Rank
Private

Enlisted Address
1915 Raby park, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
14-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal Silver Badge 179213

Silver Badge
Yes

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1911 Plantation Labourer - Raby Estates 1915 Woodman

Campaigns
1916-1919 France

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 Queen's Head Wynd, Staindrop, Durham, England 1901 Main Street, Beckside, Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 7 Barnard Street, Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
Son Reginald Albert living at 4 Wallace Cottages, Ryton, Northumberland, England with maternal grandparents 'Robsons'

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past

Notes
Albert was discharged from the army on 12 April 1917 due to a cardiac problem aggravated by war service

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