Private Albert Hillier

Unit/Regiment South Wales Borderers
Battalion5th (Service) Service Number14811
Theatre of War first served in(1) France Date of entry therein17/07/1915
Age at Death24 Date of Death24/08/1916
Burial/Memorial Reference La Clytte Military Cemetery Plot II Row D Grave 27
CWGC Family Details Son of James and Mary Ann Hillier, of 3, Torlais St., Newbridge, Newport, Mon.
Family & Census Details  
Where BornNewbridge, Mon
EnlistedNewport, Mon ResidedNewbridge, Mon
How DiedDied of wounds Theatre of WarWestern European Theatre
Medal Entitlement 1914-15 Star

British War Medal

Victory Medal
Notes Commemorated on the Celynen Collieries Roll of Honour
Images Photos of Albert & Fred Hillier - Western Mail 21/08/1917
Original wooden grave marker - Courtesy of the Hillier family
In Memorium notice - Western Mail 26/08/1918
Commonwealth Wargraves Commission headstone - La Clytte Military Cemetery
Widow's Penny - Courtesy of the Hillier family
Albert Hillier - De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour, 1914-1919
Newbridge War Memorial - Civic commemoration
Celynen Collieries - Centre Panel
Celynen Collieries - Workplace commemoration
Medal Card - WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920
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