Born: 1912, Ipswich.
Died: 1st September 1943; age: 31; Japanese POW – Thailand – Burma Railway.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5833093.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion – Infantry.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George William & Mary Potkins, of Ipswich.
Father: George William Potkins, 1871, Caxton, Cambridgeshire.
Mother: Mary Potkins (nee Fox), born 1871, Debenham, Suffolk.