DANCOCKS Albert William Thomas
Regiment : 1st Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment
Service number : 39226
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 30th November 1917 aged 22
Buried : Commemorated on Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, France, Panel 8.
Relatives : Son of Sarah Dancocks, of High St., Pershore, Worcestershire, and the late Thomas Dancocks
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club
Additional information on the memorial: Royal Berkshire Regiment
1st Royal Berks. High Street. Died 30th November 1917. Killed while being carried from the field wounded.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Two different photographs of Private A.W. Dancocks of Pershore can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 6th January 1917 and Saturday 26th January 1918, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/
Albert Dancocks has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Cambrai Memorial.