Born: 1894, Dennington, Suffolk.

Died: 5th August 1921; age 27; Tuberculosis of the bone.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 265202; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 6th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War + Silver War Badge:


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George & Ellen Botwright, of 68, Surrey Road, Ipswich.




1901   by the Lodge, Dennington, Suffolk.


Bertie was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

George Botwright, 35, a Coachman – Domestic, born Wilby, Suffolk.

Ellen Sarah Botwright (nee Self), 33, born Brundish, Suffolk.

Ernest George Botwright, 11, born Dennington.

John Botwright, 5, born Dennington.

May Botwright, 8 months, born Dennington.


1911   The Lodge Cottage, Dennington, Suffolk.


Bertie was 17 years old, a Grocer & Gardener. He was living with his parents & siblings.

George, 45, a Coachman – Domestic.

Ellen, 43.

John, 15, a House Boy.

May, 10.

Harold Edmund Botwright, 7, born Dennington.

Robert James Botwright, 4, born Dennington.


Suffolk Regiment, 6th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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