Old Photos of Witham

Albert Shelley and two others, ‘Suva Bay Heroes’

Taken: 1916 approx, Ref: M2409

Albert Wayland Shelley in First World War uniform, with two friends. He was in the army and stationed at the Retreat in Maldon Road. He was born in Pattiswick in 1885, the family were in Rivenhall by 1901. The card has ‘Sulva Bay Heroes’ inscribed on it.

Photographer'Camp Studios, Halton Camp'.
Date taken1916 approx
SourceBurch, Rose, 
6 Prospect Court, Braintree. Daughter of Albert and Edith.
Posted on Full size 2560 × 1613

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