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World War One - Casualty List
Albert Frank Thornby
aka Frank Thornby
7th Battalion East Kent Regiment
Son of Henry George Thornby and
Phoebe Ann Hetty Thornby (nee Dodd),
who married in Wye and were resident in Hinxhill during the War years.
Brother of William, George, Emma, John, Alice & Annie Thornby.
(George Thornby is the next casualty linked from this page)
1901 address: Rock Cottage, Hinxhill, Kent
1911 address: Pested Farm, Challock
1911: Horseman on farm
1 April 1917 aged 23 as a POW (prisoner of war.)
1. Cologne Southern Cemetery Grave reference X.F.10
NOT commemorated in Elmsted or Hastingleigh.
He is named, with his brother George, on the plaque in Godmersham Church for WW1 casualties.
Army Medal Index Card for Albert Thornby.
WW1 memorial plaque inside St. Lawrence the Martyr Church - Godmersham, Kent