Regiment or Ship: Army Reserve
Date of Birth: 1880
Place of Birth: Bexhill
Date of Death: 14.08.1953
Place of Death: Bexhill, SussexAddress: 38 Windsor Road, Bexhill
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Parents: George William Jewhurst, born 1836 in Northiam, Sussex, and Margaret Jewhurst (nee Wood), born 1848 in Newhaven.
Catherine Jewhurst, born 1877 in Eastbourne.
Sydney George Jewhurst, born 1883 in Bexhill. W0010 JEWHURST Sydney George
Ernest W. Jewhurst, born 1888 in Bexhill.
Albert married Florence Louise Birthfield in April 1906 in Eastbourne. They had one daughter, Queenie Joyce Jewhurst in 1911 and she died in 2001. Florence died in 1964 – aged 81.
Albert’s probate dated 20th January 1954 showed that he left a sum of £15,129.7s.7d. – this to his widow and daughter.
First World War Experience
Unfortunately, no record can be found of Albert’s war experiences apart from a small reference in the Bexhill Observer dated 18th December 1915 saying that he had joined up in the Army Reserve. No sign of a service record or medal awards have been found.