Rank or Title
Date of Birth
Date of Death
23 Jul 1916
War time / or Pre War occupation
Place of Birth
World War I Address
Place of Death
War Memorial Location
Soldier or Civilian
Pte Aubrey Stanbridge, 27467, 1st Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment, attached to the 10th Worcesters, was killed in action on the Somme on July 23rd, 1916.
Born in Luton in 1877, his birth registration shows his full name as Haydn Aubrey Stanbridge. He was the son of the late Frank Shapcott Stanbridge (died 1907, aged 54) and Caroline Stanbridge (died 1913, aged 60). His last known address was 77 Wellington Street, Luton, where his mother lived until her death.
Around the time of Pte Stanbridge's birth the family were living at 19 Collingdon Street, Luton. They moved to 45 Stuart Street before living in Wellington Street, where in 1911 he was described as a boot maker and repairer.
His death was not reported in Luton newspapers at the time.