GARRETT, Albert Charles

Known as: 
Bert
Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
'Commando Basic Training Centre'
Police Service: 
Metropolitan Police
Service: 
Army
Number: 
14604368
Born: 
Wednesday, April 19, 1916
Died : 
April, 1998
Age: 
82
LSgt Garret, CBTC
Lance Sergeant Albert Garrett served on the staff at the Commando Basic Training Centre from 9th August 1943 - 24th Feb.1945.
A serving Metropolitan Police Officer he volunteered for the Commandos as part of one of the Police Intakes. In 1939 he was single and residing at the Police Section House, 227 Upper Street Islington. 
He later married Dorothy and they had 5 children and 11 grandchildren. Albert Garrett was registered blind in his 50s from a genetic condition.
 
Sources
Commando Association newsletter 107.
The 1939 Register covering Islington.
His daughter Maggie Waller.
 
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