Born: 9 July 1883.
Family: The fourth son of Samuel and Ellen Duckers of 6 Castle Hill, Whitchurch, Shropshire. Albert married Lucy Elizabeth Hughes on the 3 July 1912 and together they had 5 children – Annie Jane (born 25/03/1909), Arthur (born 24/12/1910), Thomas (born 18/10/1912), Albert (born 16/06/1914) and MacDonald (born 09/04/1918).
Residence: Albert lived at 6 Castle Hill through his life until at least 1939.
Civilian Occupation: Albert followed in his brother’s footsteps and became a bricklayer by trade.
Died: On 22 August 1955.
Regiment: Royal Engineers (previously King’s Shropshire Light Infantry and The Queen’s Regiment)
Service Number: 619910 (previously 5261 and 205007)
Date of Enlistment: 10 December 1915
Date of Discharge: 15 October 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation
Other Information: He was wounded in action in November 1917 and was transferred back to England. He returned to Europe in August 1918.