Private Albert Bunnage

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

22 Jul 1917

War time / or Pre War occupation

Hat manufacturer



Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

47 Windmill Road
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Loos British Cemetery

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Saturday Telegraph , 11th August 1917
Pte Albert Bunnage

Gunner Albert Bunnage, 365941, 308th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery, died on July 22nd, 1917, from wounds sustained on the battlefield. He had been attended to by the No 6 Canadian Field Ambulance. He was aged 32 and single.

In a letter to parents William and Ann Bunnage, of 47 Windmill Road, Luton, Second Lieut F. Gardner said their son was killed in the performance of his duties. A chaplain had conducted his burial service.

Until Christmas 1916, Albert Bunnage had been a local preacher and Sunday school teacher on the Waller Street Wesleyan Circuit. That had also made him well known in villages surrounding Luton.

Prior to joining up, he ran a business as a hat manufacturer at 25 Napier Road, Luton. His brother, John, had served in France for three years with the Army Service Corps.

Individual Location

Pte Albert Bunnage

Author: Deejaya

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