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.
Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 5826483.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.
Final resting place unknown.
Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Frances Edna Keeble, of Wonersh, Surrey.
Father: George Keeble, born 1890, Letheringham, Suffolk – died April 1933, Ipswich.
Mother: Edith Mary Butcher, born December 1894, Aldringham, Suffolk.
In 1937, Deben, Suffolk, Derick married Frances Edna Read. They had 1 son.