Private Albert Joseph Tomlinson

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

21 Mar 1918

War time / or Pre War occupation



Mr William Panter, Park Street, Luton

Service Number


Place of Birth

Abbots Bromley
United Kingdom

World War I Address

United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

No known grave

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 25th April 1918
Sundon War Memorial

Pte Albert Joseph Tomlinson, 41419, 11th Battalion Suffolk Regiment, was killed in action on March 21st, 1918, the opening day of the German spring offensive.

He was the only son of Alfred Joseph and Harriet Ann Tomlinson, of Sundon, and had worked for Luton butcher Mr William Panter in Park Street before enlistment. [Mr Panter died soon afterwards, on April 16th, after a long illness.]

Albert had joined a Training Reserve in February 1917 at the age of 19, and was transferred to the Suffolk Regiment in the following September.

Sundon War Memorial

Author: Deejaya

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