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WALTER CHARLES HARCOURT

Not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1882, St. Clement’s , Ipswich.

Died: 30th April 1916; age: 34; Died of Haemorrhage.

Enlistment Location: Norwich Park.

Date of Entry Therein: 27th August 1914.

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CHARLES EDWARD COCKERTON

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

 

Born: 1898, Ipswich.

Died: 11th May 1916; age: 18; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

Date of Entry Therein: 28th June 1915 –

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HARRY CATCHPOLE

Harry is remembered on the Town Hall memorial.

 

Born: 1889, Chelmondiston, Suffolk.

Died between 14th September 1914 – 16th September 1914; age: 25; KiA – Soupir.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich;

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EDMUND GEORGE DAWSON FROMANT

Edmund is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: 1893, Hadleigh, Suffolk.

Died: 16th March 1915; age: 21; Died of Wounds received during the bombardment of Ypres.

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THOMAS AUGUSTUS YORK MORTER

Image from 1917 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper

Born in Ipswich but not remembered on Christchurch Park Memorial.

 

Born: 1879, Ipswich.

Died: 15th October 1917; age: 38; Killed instantly by a shell which fell in a dug-out where Thomas and some of his comrades were sheltering.

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ARTHUR HENRY GODFREY

An Ipswich man not remembered on Christchurch Park Memorial.

 

Born: 17th October 1882, Oulton Broad, Suffolk.

Died: 31st July 1917; age: 34; KiA.

Residence: 27, Waterworks Street,

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LEOPOLD SYDNEY WRIGHT

Leopold is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: September 1887, Great Bentley, Essex.

Died: 14:20hrs, 2nd April 1916; age: 28. Killed by an explosion whilst on duty at a munitions works,

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ROBERT SYKES

Robert is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: 1892, Westhorpe, Suffolk.

Died: 18th January 1917; age: 25; Died of Wounds.

Residence: Rookery Farm,

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RAYMUND COLLINS

Raymund is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: 1899, Ashbocking, Suffolk.

Died: 8th February 1919; Age: 19.

 

Rank: Private;

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ALBERT HENRY GORT

Albert is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: 30th January 1890, Walton, Suffolk.

Died: 5th November 1918; age: 28; at the Eastern Command Hospital, Cambridge,

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