BERTIE EDWARD STONEMAN

 

 

Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 21st May 1915; age 19; Died of Wounds – 11 General Hospital, Boulogne.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 8th November 1914 – France.

Rank: Private/Drummer; Service Number: 1239

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st/4th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

VIII.D.38.

Boulogne Easton Cemetery,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of David Stoneman, of 80, Bramford Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   80, Bramford Road, Ipswich.

 

Bertie was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

David Stoneman, 38, a Wheelwright & Timber Merchant – employer – at home, born Ipswich.

Ellen Harriet Stoneman (nee Haye), 40, born Wangford, Suffolk.

Edgar James Stoneman, 15, a Wheelwright – at home, born Lawford, Essex.

Hilda Maud Stoneman, 12, born Stowmarket, Suffolk.

Herbert William Stoneman, 12, born Stowmarket.

Flora Stoneman, 8, born Ipswich.

Richard John Stoneman, 6, born Ipswich.

Leonard David Stoneman, 1, born Ipswich.

 

1911   80, Bramford Road, Ipswich.

 

Bertie was 15 years old, an Odd Jobs worker at a Corset Factory. He was living with his parents & children.

David, 48, a Wheelwright Smith & Timber Merchant – own account.

Ellen, 50.

Edgar, 26, a Plate Layer – G.E.Railway Co. – Ipswich Station.

Herbert, 22, Assisting in Father’s Business.

Hilda, 22, a Dressmaker – own account.

Richard, 16, Assisting in Father’s Business.

Leonard, 11 – a pupil at Bramford Road School.

 

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