Sergeant Albert Wade, of Oakham, was an under foreman on the railway. He enlisted in the 11th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment on 31 May 1915, and went to France 15 January 1918. He took part in the fighting near Arras, and was reported missing on 22 March 1918 during the German Spring Offensive. He was married and had four children. He is remembered on Bay 5 of the Arras Memorial and also on Oakham's war memorial.
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