Albert Tinman

Corporal Albert Tinman of Portadown, Co. Armagh was a member of Corcrain Flute Band before serving in Tunisia with 6th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.


Albert Tinman


Corporal Albert Tinman (6983317) served in 6th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers during the Second World War. He was the son of Robert Tinman and Fanny Tinman of 16 North Street, Portadown, Co. Armagh. In civilian life, Albert was a member of Corcrain Flute Band.

Corporal Tinman died on 7th April 1943 aged 27 years old as a result of wounds sustained during the battalion’s assault on Djebel el Mahdi. His grave is in Section 12, Row H, Grave 17 of Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery, Tunisia. His name is on the Portadown War Memorial, Portadown, Co. Armagh. His headstone bears the inscription:

The Lamb which is in the midst of the throne shall feed them. Rev. VII. 17.

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