Born: 1918, Hartismere, Suffolk.
Died: 21st May 1940; Age 22; died whilst in training at North Walsham, Norfolk.
Rank: Second Lieutenant; Service Number: 76814.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 5th Battalion.
Sec. V. Grave 47.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frederick John Pay Eldridge & Elsie Gertrude Eldridge, of Stowmarket.
Farther- Frederick John Pay Eldridge, born 1880, Westminster, London.
Mother – Elsie Gertrude Eldridge (nee Curtis), born Fulham, 1884. A Suffolk painter in oil.
David attend Ipswich School.
David is also remembered on the Ipswich School Chapel war memorial.