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JAMES ALFRED PHILIP SMITH

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

Images courtesy of Christine.

 

Born: 27th June 1913, Ipswich.

Died: 23rd May 1941; age 28; MPK when H.M.S.’Fiji’ was sunk in the Battle for Crete.

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VICTOR HAROLD THREADKELL

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

 

Born: Monday, 1st February 1909, Camberwell, Surrey.

At just 4 hours old, Victor and his destitute mother, Edith Threadkell entered the Constance Road Workhouse, St. Giles, Camberwell – Master Henry C.

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DOUGLAS JAMES AUSTIN

 

Born: 1919, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd June 1944; age 24; Japanese PoW.

Residence: 34, Benarce Road, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 7344041.

Regiment: Royal ArmyMedical Corps,

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PIETER ROBERT MARIE van der HEIJDEN

Pieter is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park, or on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.

 

Born: 29th May 1917, North Brabant, Netherlands.

Died: 8th February 1943; age: 25;

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FRANCIS RICHARD CHARLES

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

 

Born: 12th April 1919, Liverpool, Lancashire.

Died: 19th November 1941; age: 22; KiA in the fading light in the Libyan Desert – during the action of Operation: Crusader.

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HAROLD NORTH-HUNT

Harold is remembered on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.

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Born: 1894, Leicester, Leicestershire.

Died: 20th May 1942; age 48; died in captivity,

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WILLIAM BRIAN CARRINGTON

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

 

Born: 1926, Ipswich.

Died: 16th June 1946; age 19; at Palestine.

Residence: 16, Westbury Road, Ipswich.

 

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JOHN ERIC FARROW

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

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Born: 13th April 1917, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd May 1941; age: 24; M.P.K.

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WILLIAM GEORGE RALPH

William is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 6th May 1899, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.

Died: 5th July 1940; age 41; by enemy action.

 

Rank: Chief Petty Officer;

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JOHN LESLIE FENNER

John is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 21st May 1917, Ipswich.

Died: 10th January 1943; age 25.

 

Rank: Sapper;

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