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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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WALTER SAMUEL HOLLINGSWORTH

Walter is remembered on the Britons Pride Oddfellows Lodge war memorial, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1892, Bredfield, Suffolk.

Died: 12th October 1916; age: 24; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Lance Sergeant;

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REGINALD HARRY DAYNES

An Ipswich man not remembered on the Christchurch Park Memorial.

HARRY

Born: 1890, Ipswich.

Died: 12th April 1915; age: 25; Died of Wounds at the No. 3 Casualty Clearing Station, Poperinghe.

Enlistment: Ipswich.

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HARRY HORACE HOWELL

Image from the 1916 Chronicle newspaper.

Henry

Born: 1895, Marlesford, Suffolk.

Died: 15th July 1916; age: 21; KiA.

Residence: 9, Suffolk Road, Ipswich.

Employed: Messrs.

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JOHN ERIC ROW

 

Born: 1891, North Lodge, Saxmundham, Suffolk.

Died: 29th October 1916; age: 24; KiA at Courcellette.

Residence: North Lodge, Saxmundham, Suffolk.

 

Rank: Second Lieutenant.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment,

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HARRY AKERS ROW

 

Born: 22nd March 1886, Saxmundham, Suffolk.

Died: 11th March 1915; age: 29; KiA – leading his men through murderous fire. Found lying in a trench, shot through the head at Neuve Chapelle.

Residence: North Lodge,

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ARTHUR HERBERT PAGE

Image from 1916 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper

 Born: 4th January 1891, Ridgnalls, Great Horkesley, Essex.

 Died: 19th July 1916; age: 25; KiA at Longueval village – whilst leading his platoon in an endeavour to get round an enemy machine gun that was holding up the attack.

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WILFRED GILBERT SAMUEL

 

 Born: 3rd September 1890, Paddington, London.

 Died: 21st September 1918; age: 28; KiA during operations during the Battle of  Épehy. Part of the Battles of the Hindenburg Line.

Wilfred was among the battalions 250 casualties during the Battle of  Épehy.

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FREDERICK CHARLES WALKER

 

Born: 16th April 1882, Chelsea, Middlesex.

Died: 25th November 1915; age: 33; KiA.

Residence: 66, York Road, Woking, Surrey.

 

In 1915, Frederick was promoted from Private Queen’s Westminster’s,

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WILLIAM THOMAS WOODWARD

 

Born: 1898, Mendlesham, Suffolk.

Died: 14th June 1917; age: 19; KiA – After being wounded in the leg, he was laid on a stretcher, but shortly after a shell burst right on him, causing immediate death.

 

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