Albert Benjamin Canham

#52689, b. March 1879

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Birth RegMarch 1879Albert Benjamin Canham1

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Albert's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1879 in the Norwich registration district.1

Secondary circumstances

Census details

Military Career

Records show that Albert Benjamin Canham served in the armed forces. Albert joined the Norfolk 9 Regiment of Foot - 3rd bat. when he was 17, 24th January 1895. At the time he was working as a footman for Fred BULLARD in Old Catton. He may have died in India.


  1. Find my past web sites, online or, Canham      Albert Benjamin            Norwich      4b     149.
  2. Find my past web sites, online or, British Army Service Records 1760-1915 Transcription

    First name(s):      Albert Benjamin
    Last name:      CANHAM
    Calculated year of birth:      1878
    Parish of birth:      New Lakenham
    Town of birth:      Norwich
    County of birth:      Norfolk
    Age at attestation:      17 years
    Attestation date:      24 January 1895
    Attestation corps:      3RD BATTALION NORFOLK REGIMENT
    Attestation soldier number:      3181
    Discharge rank:      
    Discharge corps:      Norfolk Regiment - 9th Foot
    Discharge soldier number:      
    The National Archives reference:      WO96.