Private Albert Harry Timms
From G. K. Rose, The Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
“The stairs were drenched with blood. Of my companions, Thompson, a signaller, Timms, Smith (Hunt’s servant, a fine lad) and Corporal Coles one of the bravest and most devoted N.CO.’s the Battalion ever had were dead or died soon afterwards.”
Name: TIMMS, ALBERT HARRY
Initials: A H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn.
Date of Death: 16/03/1917
Service No: 201391
Additional information: Son of Harry and Emily Timms, of 9, Stratfield Rd., Summertown, Oxford.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XXII. B. 9.
Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY