Simper, Albert William

Dates:

War Service:
Private ALBERT WILLIAM SIMPER of the 8th battalion South Lancashire Regiment died on 21 October 1916, aged 24. He enlisted in November 1915.

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the the war memorial at St Mary’s church, Lewisham.

Details:
He was the only son of Mrs. E. E. Simper of 31, Embleton Rd., Lewisham, and the late Mr. J. W. Simper. He was educated at Hither Green School.

Source:

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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