ALBERT EDWARD SCARFF

 

 

Born: 1897, Ipswich.

Died: 14th April 1918; age 21; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 10th May 1915 – France.

Date of Admission for Original Ailment: 22nd February 1918 Pyrexia of Unknown Origin

Date Discharged Back to Duty: 26th February 1918

Rank: Private; Service Number: 33708

Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 14th Battalion.

Formerly 081517, R.A.S.C.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

Ploegsteert Memorial,

Hainaut,

Belgium.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr A.E. & Mrs A. Scarff, of 75, Great Whip Street, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   10, New Cut West, Ipswich.

 

Albert was 3 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

Albert Edward Scarff, 38, a Mill labourer, born Stowmarket, Suffolk.

Alice Lavinia Scarff (nee Dimond), 32, born Ipswich.

Alice Martha Scarff, 15, born Ipswich.

Daisy May Scarff, 7, born Ipswich.

Celia Scarff, 1, born Ipswich.

 

1911   75, Great Whip Street, Ipswich.

 

Albert was 13 years old and living with his parents, sister & niece.

Albert, 43, a Miller’s Labourer – Corn Trade.

Alice, 42.

Celia, 11.

Alice Maud Gull, 1, born Ipswich.

1 boarder.

 

Albert is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Peter’s Church, Ipswich.

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Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 14th Battalion

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