Birth: 1889, Ipswich.

 Died: 17th November 1918; age 29; Died – 22nd Casualty Clearing Station – Influenza – contracted on active service. Served 3 years & 1 day.

 Residence: 25, Wissett Road, Halesworth, Suffolk.

 Enlistment Details: Date: 17th November 1915; Age: 26 years & 9 months; Occupation: Fitter. Height: 5ft 8 1/2ins.



Home: 17th November 1915 – 22nd February 1916.

Embarked: Southampton – 23rd February 1916.

Disembarked: Rouen – 25th Febraury 1916.


Rank: Private; Service Number: DM2/137952

Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps (Mechanical Transport), attached 48th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery.


Grave Reference:


Cambrai East Military Cemetery,






1891   86, Richmond Road, Ipswich.


Albert was a year old and living with his parents & siblings.

Samuel Sadler, 34, a Gardener – Domestic, born Belstead, Suffolk.

Mary Sadler (nee Rolfe), 35, born Sproughton, Suffolk.

Ada Elizabeth Sadler, 10, born Ipswich.

Gertrude Mary Sadler, 8, born Sproughton.

Emily Maria Sadler, 5, born Ipswich.

Herbert Samuel Sadler, 3, born Ipswich.


1901   2, Nelson Road, Ipswich.


Albert was 11 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Samuel, 44, a Gardener – Domestic.

Mary, 45.

Emily, 15, a Housemaid – Domestic.

Herbert, 13, a Greengrocer’s Errand Boy.

Lilian Ethel Sadler, 8, born Ipswich.


1911   2, York Cottages, Nelson Road, Ipswich.


Albert was 21 years old, a Gardener’s – Domestic. He was living with his parents & sisters.

Samuel, 54, a Gardener – Domestic.

Mary, 55.

Gertie, 28, a Domestic – Nurse.

Lily, 18, a Dressmaker.


On the 12th September 1917, at Halesworth Parish Church, Suffolk, Albert married Florence Maud Clarke.


Mrs Florence Sadler received the Memorial Scroll and King’s Letter at her home – Station Hotel, Halesworth, Suffolk.


 Royal Army Service Corps 

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