Born: 1891, Chelmondiston, Suffolk.

Died: 12th March 1915; age 23; Died of Wounds.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 8th November 1914.

Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 837

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.


Grave Reference:


Estaires Communal Cemetery & Extension.



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Daniel Tovell of Chelmondiston.




1901   near Church, Chelmondiston, Suffolk.


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

Daniel Tovell, 57, a carpenter, born Chelmondiston.

Ada Alberta Tovell (nee King), 48, born Chelmondiston.

Mabel Jane Tovell, 22, born Chelmondiston.

Arthur James Tovell, 16, a Groom, born Chelmondiston.

Walter Edward Tovell, 14, a Groom, born Chelmondiston.


1911   14, Bramford Lane, Ipswich.


Daniel was 19 years old, a Stone Mason’s Apprentice. He was living with his brother & his family.

Arthur, 26, a Monumental Mason.

Kate, 26.

Audrey May, 2.


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