CHARLES BENJAMIN JENNINGS

 

 

Born: 1893, St. John’s, Ipswich.

Died on or since: 13th November 1915; Died of Wounds.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 30th May 1915 – France.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 9323; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 37 & 38.

Loos Memorial,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Brother to BARRY JOHN JENNINGS.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   387, Spring Road, Ipswich.

 

Charles was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Benjamin Jennings, 31, a Plasterer Labourer, born Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

Laura Jennings (nee Granger), 31, born Earl Stonham, Suffolk.

Maud Jennings, 15, a Day Girl – Domestic, born Coddenham, Suffolk.

Horace Jennings, 11, born Crowfield, Suffolk.

Barry John Jenning, 4, born Ipswich.

Mabel Victoria Jennings, 1, born Ipswich.

 

1911   40, Pearce Road, Ipswich.

 

Charles was 18 years old, a Porter – Grocer. He was living with his sister, brother-in-law & nephew.

Ernest Clarke, 38, a Foundry Labourer – Engineering Works, born St. Peter’s, Ipswich.

Maud, 24.

Cyril Ernest Clarke, 4, born St. Bartholomew’s, Ipswich.

 

Charles’s father, Benjamin Jennings, died in 1909, Ipswich.

 

Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion:

http://www.suffolkregiment.org/welcome.html

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/suffolk-regiment/

 

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