Date of Birth
2 Years at Borough Road College, 1914-1916
London Regiment, Queen’s Westminster Rifles, “D” Coy
Date of death
10 September 1916
Combles Communal Cemetery Extension (Grave/Memorial reference: VI. E. 3.)
Rifleman Albert Ernest Wheatcroft was the song of Mr and Mrs A. B. Wheatcroft. He attended Borough Road College for two years, though nothing is known of his time at the college. He enlisted into the London Regiment Queen’s Westminster Rifles, and was killed on the 10 September 1916 aged 21.
Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BRCSYG52, Commonwealth War Graves Commission