Barmby, Albert

BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JOHN BARMBY AND ELIZA FIELDER PARKINSON, of  44 SCULCOATES LANE, HULL. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1913 AND HIS MOTHER DIED ON 01/05/19, AGE 62). HE WAS A CARTER BY TRADE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL AND JOINED THE NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. (12th NFUS. 3/9042). Pte., 17TH NFUS. 3/9042., 26TH NFUS 3/9042., 9th NFUS, 3/9042) HE WAS WOUNDED ON 26/01/1916, BY GUNSHOT IN THE CHEST, SIDE AND LEGS. WAS INVALIDED TO BIRMINGHAM HOSPITAL FOR SIX MONTHS RECOVERY. THEN STATIONED AT NEWCASTLE BARRACKS. (HDM 17/07/1916) *

HE TRANSFERRED TO OTHER SERCTIONS (Pte., 17TH NFUS. 3/9042., 26TH NFUS 3/9042., 9th NFUS, 3/9042) BEFORE RETURNING TO THE REGIMENTAL DEPOT.

HE DIED IN CHESTER HOSPITAL ON 19/04/1918 AND HIS BODY WAS RETURNED TO HULL FOR BURIAL. HE IS BURIED IN HULL NORTHERN CEMETERY.

HIS WIFE FRANCIS LILLIAN BARMBY DIED APRIL 1919, AGE 36. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE SHARED BETWEEN HIS MOTHER ELIZA AND THEN HIS SISTER GERTRUDE BARMBY. HIS NAME WAS INSCRIBED ON THE STONE PILLARS INSIDE ST MARY’S CHURCH, SCULCOATES LANE.


First name:
ALBERT
Military Number:
9042
Rank:
Private
Date Died
19/04/1918
Place died:
Hull Northern Cemetery, Chanterlands Avenue, East Yorkshire, UK
Age:
33
44 , SCULCOATES LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK