Albert is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.


Born: 1882, Ipswich.

Died: 23rd August 1918; age 37; KiA.

Residence: 84, Willow Road, Romford, Essex.

Occupation: Bricklayer – own account.

Enlistment Details: Location: Romford, Essex; Date: 12th November 1915; age: 35; Religion: CofE. Signed up for the Duration of the War. Height: 5ft 6 1/2ins.


Embarked: Dover – 12th June 1918.

Disembarked: Calais – 12th June 1918.


Admitted to hospital: Impetigo of the Scalp – 11th December 1917 – 21st January 1918 – Military Hospital, Fovant, Wiltshire.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 270219.

Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment, 1st Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Adanac Military Cemetery,





Relatives Notified & Address: Son of J. Pharoah; husband of Maude Pharoah, of 84, Willow Street, Romford, Essex.




1891   Tacolnestone Villa, Bramford Road, St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.


Albert was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

John Pharoah, 35, a Builder, born Stonham Aspall, Suffolk.

Harriett Pharoah (nee Woodhouse), 44, born Foxley, Norfolk.

Florence Martha Pharoah, 13, born Stonham Aspall.

Herbert Alfred Pharoah, 11, born Kentford, Suffolk.

Ellen Harriett Pharoah, 6, born Ipswich.

John Henry Pharoah, 3, born Ipswich.

Beatrice Alice Pharoah, 2, born Ipswich.


1901   116, Central Park Road, East Ham, Essex.


Albert was 19 years old, a Bricklayer. He was living with his parents & siblings.

John, 43, a Bricklayer.

Harriett, 53.

Herbert, 21, a Bricklayer.

John, 13.

Beatrice, 12.

1 visitor.


1911   219, Cann Hall Road, Leytonstone, N.E.


Albert was 29 years old, a Bricklayer – own account. He was married and Head of the Household.

Maud, 28.

Albert, 3.

Sidney, 2.

1 boarder.


On the 19th July 1906, at the parish church at Ilford, Essex, Albert married Maude Taylor, born 1881, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire. They had 3 sons.

Albert William Pharoah, born May 1907, Ilford.

Lawrence Sidney Pharoah, born May 1908, Ilford.

Eric Marshall Pharoah, born October 1915, Ilford.


Soldiers’ Effects to Maude Pharoah – widow.


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