Albert Edward (Ted) Hall senior

Ted Hall senior Born: Q3 1883, Pancras, London, England (Vol.1B, Page 5)
Parents: Henry Hall and Johanna Hall (nee Litton)
Siblings: Edwin George Hall, Jul-Sep 1869, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England (died aged 3 years, Oct-Dec 1872)
                Thomas Henry Hall, 1 January 1872, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England
                Alice Hall, ~1875, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England
                George Hall, ~1877, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England
                Louisa Hall, Apr-Jun 1879, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England (died aged 2 years, Jul-Sep 1881)
                Albert Edward (Ted) Hall, ~1881-1885
Married: Johanna (Joyce / Jo) Alleta Maria Vosloo (born ~1895, Cape Province; died 7 March 1943)
Children: Albert Edward Henry (Ted) Hall junior
                George Litton Hall
Address: 53 Pearson Street, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Died: 13 November 1944, aged 61, Provincial Hospital, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Ted was a railway pensioner, but when he died (during World War II) he was serving as a corporal in the Essential Services Protection Corps
Buried: South End Cemetery, Port Elizabeth (I Extension, Grave 55S)

Ted Hall senior and family
Ted Hall senior Ted Hall senior Ted Hall senior Ted Hall senior


This cemetery, which belongs to the Municipality, is situated on Forest Hill Road in the suburb of South End. From the intersection of Humewood Road, which leads along the beach front, follow La Rocher Drive in the direction of the airport for 2.2 kilometres. Turn right into Forest Hill Drive and the cemetery is on the left. The majority of the graves are in the 1939/1945 military plot (H Extension) and the rest are scattered throughout the cemetery.

Historical notes:

During the Second World War, the local provincial hospital operated a military wing. No 42 Air School was based on the aerodrome on the outskirts of the city and No 43 Air School at nearby Port Alfred. Port Elizabeth (South End) Cemetery contains 16 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 126 from the Second World War.

Commonwealth War Dead 1939-1945

HALL, Corporal, ALBERT, 702376, Essential Services Protection Corps, S.A. Forces. 13 November 1944. Grave Ref. I Extension. Grave 55S.

Death notice for Johanna (Vosloo) Hall, 1943
Death notice for Albert Edward Hall, 1944
Probate information for Albert Edward Hall
Probate record for Albert Edward Hall
Graves registration report form for Albert Edward Hall
War grave certificate for Corporal Albert Hall (PDF)
Copyright © 2010-2021, Rodney Jones,, Johannesburg, South Africa (Last updated on 23 January 2021)