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The names of 197 local men who lost their lives in World War I are
inscribed on the bells of the Memorial Community Church in Plaistow. They are our local heroes

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Albert Edward Markham

Private
Essex
Born
Mile End - c 1877
Died
At sea - 8 January 1916
Age
39
Death
Died of wounds
Served in
Essex
Awards
Unknown
Memorials
Unknown
Lived
112 Dale Road, Canning Town, London

Albert Edward's story

Service Number
3/2563
Mother
Unknown
Father
Unknown
Spouse
Catherine Louisa
Buried
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
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  1. james erceg
    October 9, 2016
    3:49 am

    He is my great grandfather on my mothers side.would like to know more about him.my grandfather his son migrated to western Australia about 1920 he was about 14 he came with his 7year old brother.his name was edward lenard markham.

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