HINDE, Albert Leslie

Rank: 
Bombardier
Unit/Base: 
4 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Number: 
800268
Born: 
1912
Birthplace: 
Brightside, Sheffield
Died : 
Thursday, April 24, 1941
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Age: 
28
Bombardier Albert Hinde from Sheffield died as a result of an accident in Scotland. He was attested into the Royal Artillery on 17 February 1930 and had served in India and later at Dunkirk with the British expeditionary Force. After joining No.4 Commando he took part in the Lofoten Islands raid. He was buried with military honours, Captain Porteous [more....] and others from his commando in attendance. 
 
Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/24, WO417/26, 
Royal Artillery Attesations Register for 1930.
Royal Artillery Casualty Cards 1939-47.
Report on the funeral in the Derbyshire Times and Chesterfield Herald 02 May 1941.
Westminster Abbey Commando Roll of Honour file ref. National Archives DEFE/2/843.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

Ask Questions / Add Information / Add Photos

Use our Forum for research enquiries, or to add information or photos. [register now]
Your message will then be seen by the many knowledgeable members of our Forum.
Photos will be reviewed and added to the Archive if appropriate. 
Read some frequently asked questions here [FAQ's].
 
All content is researched and administered by the Commando Veterans Archive.