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1887 Born in Stratford, London the son of David Rist, a Groom, and his wife Jane
1895-1901 Educated at Halford Road School, Hammersmith and Fulham. On joining they were living at 49 Farm Lane.
Moved to Lowestoft.
WWI As wires and cables were so essential the company moved to Nuneaton.
Post WWI The company moved to Newcastle-under-Lyme (Rolls Royce premises).
1930 Married at Brentford to Christiane Peres
Albert Rist was involved in many small businesses, and there are around two dozen patents in his name.