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KATHLEEN BATTERSHILL FINBOW

 

Born: 1919, Ipswich.

Died: 5th June 1940; age 21; of cardiac failure, at Brook House Nursing Home, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Wren; Service Number: 2656.

Regiment: Women’s Royal Naval Service,

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NORMAN SIDNEY GEORGE LAST

 

Born: 1902, Ipswich.

Died: 26th June 1940; age 38; at Military Hospital, Hilsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire.

Residence: 3, Medway Road, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 1859173.

Regiment: Royal Engineers.

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SIDNEY HENRY MASON

 

 

Born: 1906, Bosmere, Suffolk.

Died: 27th October 1942; age: 36; at Ipswich Borough General Hospital.

Residence: 109, Leopold Road, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Driver; Service Number: T/50299.

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JACK EDWARD GILBERT

Laid to rest at Ipswich Cemetery.

 

Born: 1905, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

Died: 11th November 1945; age 40; at Ipswich.

 

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 5944397.

Regiment: Royal Artillery,

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RICHARD WATTS FENSOM

 

Born: 5th August 1912, Ipswich.

Died: 21st July 1941; age 28; at Gipping, Suffolk.

 

Rank: Lieutenant; Service Number: 87570.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 72 Medium Regiment.

 

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DOUGLAS VICTOR DURRANT

 

 

Born: 1918, Ipswich.

Died: 15th July 1941; age 22; at St. Austell, Cornwall.

 

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 937947.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 557 Coast Regiment.

 

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THOMAS HEAD COOK

 

Born: 1884, Ipswich.

Died: 8th June 1945; age 61; at Ipswich.

First World War: Driver, TS/4105, for the Army Service Corps. Britsh War & Victory medals awarded.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: D/26510.

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RICHARD ARTHUR COLEMAN

 

 

Born: 1922, Ipswich.

Died: 14th January 1942; age 19; at Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 5836890.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment.

 

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GEORGE JAMES BURROWS

 

 

Born: 1911, Little Glemham, Suffolk.

Died: 2nd June 1942; age 31; at Deben, Suffolk.

 

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 1576550.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 114 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment.

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EDWARD THOMAS CANHAM

 

 

Born: 1907, Ipswich.

Died: 7th February 1946; age 39; at Ipswich.

 

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 1109744.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 77 (The Duke of Lancaster’s Own Yeomanry),

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