|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1917|
Albert George Bushell, G/12279, was born at River, the son of Eliza Bushell, who, by 1901, was widowed. The family then lived at 9 Oswald Road Albert became a time-keeper at Wiggins Teape & Co, Buckland paper Mill. He became a Private in the Queens (Royal West Surrey), reported as being in the training reserve; on enlistment he was living at 3 Pretoria Terrace, Dover. He had suffered pulmonary tuberculosis for some considerable time, and died on Thursday, 7th June 1917, aged 38, at 26 Radigunds Road.. He was buried on 11th June at Buckland cemetery, Dover in the United Kingdom, with full military honours. . Most of the mourners were cousins, sending also floral tributes. One floral tribute was from his brother Alfred, serving in the North Sea, whom he had named as next of kin.
bio contributed by Ian Baker, taken from doverwarmemorialproject.org.uk
Created by: js
Record added: Jan 25, 2009
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