ARTHUR GEORGE BARHAM

Born: 1898, Ipswich.

Died: 1st October 1918; age 20; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 43164

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Formerly 2344, Suffolk Cyclist regiment.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

I.E.2.

Masnieres British Cemetery,

Marcoing,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of W. & Mrs L. Barham, of 134, Finchley Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

1901   134, Finchley Road, Ipswich.

Arthur was 3 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

William Barham, 41, a Maltster, born Marlesford, Suffolk.

Laura Barham (nee Martin), 41, born Grundisburgh, Suffolk.

William James Barham, 15, an Iron Foundry Labourer, born Ipswich.

Elizabeth Barham, 10, born Ipswich.

Rose Barham, 7, born Ipswich.

Walter Martin Barham, 5, born Ipswich.

Charles Edward barham, 5 months, born Ipswich.

(Arthur far right)

William and Laura Barham and their Children. From top left to bottom right the people are:

           Top: Walter, Elizabeth (Lizzie), Florence (Florrie), William (Bill), Annie, Arthur.

           Bottom: Rose, William Barham, Fred, Laura Barham, Margaret (Maggie).

Arthur.

1911   134, Finchley Road, Ipswich.

Arthur was 13 years old, he attended school & was a News Boy. He was living with his parents, siblings & nephews.

William, 51, a Maltster’s Labourer – Corn Merchant.

Laura, 51.

Elizabeth, 20, a Waitress – Tea Rooms – Corset Factory.

Walter Martin Barham, 15, an Errand Boy – Stationery Printers.

Frederick Stanley Barham, 7, born Ipswich.

Florence Jane Smith (nee Barham), 27, born Ipswich.

William Robert Smith, 2, born Carlton Colville, Suffolk.

Frederick Charles Smith, 1, born Carlton Colville.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to William Barham – father.

 

Photographs courtesy of Laura.

Wedding of ARTHUR ROBERT CRACKNELL

ARTHUR GEORGE BARHAM

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