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LANCELOT WILLIAM GIRLING

 

Born: 1923, Ipswich.

Died: 28th June 1944; age 21; Normandy.

Residence: Skipton, Yorkshire.

 

Brother to EDNA GIRLING

 

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 5835742.

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JOHN LEWIS CARTER

 

 

Born: 1915, Harwich, Essex.

Died: 28th September 1939; age: 24; aircraft crash at Lethen Bridge, Morayshire, Scotland.

Residence: 112, Constable Road, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Sergeant;

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WILLIAM REY GILL

William is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

Image and information courtesy of Jim Gill

 

Born: 1879, Ipswich.

Died: 21st August 1917; age: 38; KiA.

Residence: Colchester,

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FRANCIS JOHN TENNANT

Francis is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

Recorded as John Tennant on war records.

 

Born: 23rd October 1893, Stoke, Ipswich.

Baptised: 3rd June 1894, at Earsham, Norfolk.

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CARDINAL ROBERT ROSE

Cardinal is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1893, St. Clement’s, Ipswich.

Died: 20th January 1918; age: 25; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Bridgewater, Somerset; date: 1912; age 18.

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LEWIS CLAUDE DUVAL ROSE

Claude is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Known as CLAUDE

Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 26th April 1915; age: 20; Died of Wounds – No. 8 Casualty Clearing Station.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

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Posted in First World War, Suffolk Regiment


DERICK GEORGE KEEBLE

Derick is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1918, Ipswich.

Died: 14th February 1942; age: 23; killed in the fighting for Singapore/Malaya.

Residence: Ipswich.

 

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CECIL ERNEST JAMES

Cecil is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1916, Ipswich.

Died: 20th July 1941; age: 25.

Residence: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private;

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ROBERT REUBEN LAIT

Robert is remembered on the war memorial at St. Clement’s Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1881, Ipswich.

Died: 27th June 1922, at Lambeth Infirmary, 126, Brook Street, Lambeth, London; age: 41; died of disease. No Post Mortem.

Residence: 8,

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HENRY CHARLES HAMBLING

Henry is remembered on the war memorial at St. Clement’s Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1891, Leiston, Suffolk.

Died: 11th April 1917; age: 26; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Saxmundham, Suffolk.

 

Rank: Sergeant;

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Posted in First World War, Suffolk Regiment