ALBERT BRAGG

Born: 1899, Holbrook, Suffolk.

Died: 19th January 1945; age: 46.

Residence: 542, Nacton Road, Ipswich.

Rank: Warrant Officer Class2; Trade: B.S.M; Service Number: 723190.

Regiment: Royal Artillery.

 

Grave Reference:

N.N. 5. 37.

Ipswich Old Cemetery,

Ipswich.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son Henry & Emily Bragg; husband of Louisa M. Bragg, of Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Barrack Row, Holbrook, Suffolk.

 

Albert was 2 years old and living with his parents, siblings & maternal cousin.

Henry Bragg, 28, a Horseman on Farm, born Burstall, Suffolk.

Emily Bragg (nee Wombell), born Arwarton, Suffolk.

Annie Bragg, 6, born Holbrook.

Henry Bragg, 4, born Holbrook.

Frederick Tricker, 19, born Arwarton, Suffolk.

 

1911   Opposite Crown Inn, Whitton, Suffolk.

 

Albert was 12 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

Henry, 39, a Coal Carter – Coal Merchant.

Emily, 40.

Harry, 14.

Fred Ernest Bragg, 6, born Whitton, Suffolk.

HENRY BRAGG

Albert’s father, Henry Bragg, died in the First World War. He died on the 13th/14th May 1917, aged 44, of Cardiac Failure. He was a Driver, service number T3/029202, of the Royal Army Service Corps, 7th Division Train. Henry was laid to rest at Bucquoy Road Cemetery, Ficheux, Pas de Calais, France.

In 1921, Ipswich, Albert married Louisa Maud Mehaffey, born December 1896, Chatham, Kent. They had 2 children.

 

 

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