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Albert Ernest Keeling

Albert Ernest Keeling

Date of Birth

16 March 1891

Course

2 Years at Borough Road College – Intermediate Science, 1909-1911

Job(s)

C.S., Sirdar Road, Fulham

Service number

2260

WW1 rank

Lance Corporal

London Regiment, 1/7th Battalion

Theatre of war

Europe

Date of death

16 May 1915

Location of death

Battle of Festubert

Buried/memorial

Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France (Grave/Memorial reference: Panesl 45 & 46)

Biography

Lance Corporal Albert Ernest Keeling was born to Ernest C. and Adeline Keeling in 1891. He attended Borough Road College for two years, gaining a BSc Intermediate Science in 1913. Keeling enlisted into the London Regiment in September 1914. He was killed aged 31 on 16 May 1915 at the battle of Festubert.

Sources

Entry on p.86 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, Borough Road College 1908 applications, 1912 Annual Report