image from 1918 chronical newspaper.


Born: 1892, Ipswich.

Died: 21st March 1918; age 26; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number; 43365

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Territorial Force War Medal.


Grave Reference;

IX. L. 2.

Delville Wood Cemetery,





Relatives Notified and Address: Son of Henry Edward and Susan Stevenson, of 21, Suffolk Road, Ipswich.






1901   21, Suffolk Road, Ipswich.


Bertram was 9 years old and living with his parents, siblings & cousin.

Henry Edward James Stevenson, 40, a Boot Maker; born Ipswich, Suffolk.

Susan Stevenson (nee Cann), 40; born Old Newton, Suffolk.

Frank Cecil H. Stevenson, 18, a Fitter – Iron Foundry, born Ipswich.

Ernest Edward Stevenson, 16, a Printer, born Ipswich.

George Harold Stevenson, 10, born Ipswich.

Stanley Henry Stevenson, 6, born Ipswich.

Sidney Walter Stevenson, 3, born Ipswich.

William James Trott, 3, born Ipswich.


1911   21, Suffolk Road, Ipswich.


Bertram was 17 years old, a Clerk. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Henry, 50, a Boot Maker & Repairer – own account.

Susan, 49.

Ernest, 25, a Printer – Newspaper.

George, 19, Unemployed – formerly at a Leather Merchant.

Stanley, 15, a Tailor.

Sidney, 13.

Christie Gerald Stevenson, 9, born Ipswich.


Bertram is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Margaret’s Church, Ipswich and on the war memorial at Christ Church United Reformed Church, Tacket Street, Ipswich – formerly from the Crown Street Congregational Church, Ipswich.

IMG_6283St. Margaret’s Church


Christ Church United Reformed Church

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