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BERTRAM CHARLES ANDREWS

Bertram is remembered on the war memorial at St. Mary & St. Botolph Church, Whitton-cum-Thurleston.

 

Born: 1893, Alderton, Suffolk.

Died: 12th December 1917; age: 24; Died of Wounds.

Enlistment Location: Woodbridge,

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PERCY AARON LANKESTER

Percy is remembered on the war memorial at St. Mary & St. Botolph, Whitton-cum-Thurleston, Suffolk.

 

Born: 1894, Sutton, Suffolk.

Died: 7th July 1916; age 21; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

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WILLIAM WILDEN

William is remembered on the Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies, Orwell Works war memorial. Now sited at The Museum of East Anglian Life.

 

Born: 8th August 1884, Needham Market, Suffolk.

Died: 17th July 1916; age: 31; KiA.

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WILLIAM CHARLES PEARSON

William is remembered on the war memorial at St. Matthew’s Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1889, New Catton, Norfolk.

Died: 4th May 1917; age: 27; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Haughley, Suffolk.

Date of Entry Therein: 4th October 1915 –

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RICHARD LESLIE MILLER

Richard is remembered on the war memorial at St. Matthew’s Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 8th September 1882, Zion’s Hill, Fincastle, Virginia, U.S.A.

Baptised: 5th August 1888, Boyton, Suffolk.

Died: 26th July 1915;

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WALTER CLARENCE JAY

 

Born: 1918, Ipswich.

Died: 26th December 1945; age 27; at the Borough General Hospital, Ipswich.

Residence: 12, Kingston Road, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 5830073.

Regiment: The Green Howards (Yorkshire Regiment).

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LEWIS CLAUDE DUVAL ROSE

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

 

Known as CLAUDE

Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 26th April 1915; age: 20; Died of Wounds – No. 8 Casualty Clearing Station.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

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DERICK GEORGE KEEBLE

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

 

Born: 1918, Ipswich.

Died: 14th February 1942; age: 23; killed in the fighting for Singapore/Malaya.

Residence: Ipswich.

 

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Posted in Second World War, Suffolk Regiment


HENRY CHARLES HAMBLING

Henry is remembered on the war memorial at St. Clement’s Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1891, Leiston, Suffolk.

Died: 11th April 1917; age: 26; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Saxmundham, Suffolk.

 

Rank: Sergeant;

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Posted in First World War, Suffolk Regiment


HARVEY RANBY

Image courtesy of IWM.

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

 

Born: 29th August 1893, Horncastle, Lincolnshire.

Died: 9th August 1917; Age: 23;

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Posted in First World War, Suffolk Regiment