ARBON, Albert Victor

No.14300236, Gunner, Albert Victor ARBON
Aged 21

Mountain Regiment, Royal Artillery
Killed in Action on Tuesday, 1st May 1945

Albert Victor Arbon was born in 1923 (Bury St.Edmunds Q3-1923 4A:1588), son of Sidney and Mabel ARBON (née KEMP).

In 1939 the family were at 2 New Cottages in either Sapiston or Bardwell, (the record is not clear). Father, Sidney, [18-5-1891] a general labourer; mother Mabel [22-8-1900] and brother Eric Stanley [31-10-1919] and electrician's mate. There are 2 closed records.

photo: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Albert and another gunner were initially buried in Wangelau and moved in 1947 to Hamburg.
The Ohlsdorfer Friedhof is the largest non military cemetery in the world.

Albert Arbon is buried in Hamburg Cemetery, (Ohlsdorfer Friedhof) grave 2A:F:6

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