Hunt, Albert John. Died 27th May 1915

Albert John HUNT

b.1877 –   Wolverhampton

Parents –Richard John HUNT (Passenger Guard) – Jane Sarah HUNT (Fuller) m. 1873 – Bethnall Green

 

He married Agnes HALEY (b.1868 Gravesend) m – 1905 at LEWISHAM

1881 census –   Living at Vicarage Hill Clifton age 4

1891 census –   Living at Cambridge St. Age 14 (Errand boy)

1901 census –   Living at Royal Artillery Barracks, Green Hill Schools Repository, Gun Park & Observatory.

1911 census –   In India with Agnes.

They had no children.

He made the Army his career and rose to the rank of Regimental Sergeant Major in the Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery.

Albert John Hunt

Albert John Hunt

Albert J. HUNT fought in the Balkan battle at Gallipoli Turkey and was killed in action on the 27th May 1915 and is buried in the cemetery and remembered on the Helles memorial.

He was awarded the Campaign, Victory & British War Medals.

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