EDWIN ARTHUR DINES

 

 

Born: 1890, St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

Died: 27th August 1918; age 28; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 43649; Regiment: Princess Charlotte of Wales’s (Royal Berkshire) Regiment, 8th Battalion.

Formerly S2/105575, A.S.C.

 

Grave Reference:

M.48.

Bernafay Wood British Cemetery,

Montauban,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified: Son of R.T. & E. Dines; Husband of of Ada May Lake (formerly Dines), of 66, Victoria Street, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   5-7, Eagle Street, Ipswich.

 

Edwin was a year old and living with his parents & brothers.

Robert Thomas Dines, 34, a baker & Confectioner, born Ardleigh, Essex.

Emily Sophia Dines (nee Shepherd), 35, born Colchester, Essex.

Frederick Charles Dines, 11, born Colchester.

Percy Thomas Dines, 8, born Colchester.

Harold Robert Dines, 5, born Colchester.

Horace Robert Dines, 4, born St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

1 servant.

 

1901   5-7, Eagle Street, Ipswich.

 

Edwin was 10 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

Robert, 44, a Baker & Confectioner – own account.

Emily, 44.

Harold, 16, a Butcher.

Horace, 14.

Herbert James Dines, 8, born St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

George James Dines, 7, born St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

+ a baker’s assistant.

 

1911   5-7, Eagle Street, Ipswich.

 

Edwin was 21 years old, a Baker & Confectioner. He was living with his parents, brothers & nephew.

Robert, 53, a Baker & Confectioner – own account.

Emily, 54.

George, 18, a Gas Fitter.

Frank William Dines, 10, born Debenham, Suffolk.

+ baker’s assistant.

 

In 1911, Ipswich, Edwin married Ada May Southgate, born 1889, Woodbridge, Suffolk.

 

Edwin is also remembered on the war memorial at Christ Church, Tacket Street, Ipswich.

 

Princess Charlotte of Wales’s (Royal Berkshire) Regiment, 8th Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/princess-charlotte-of-waless-royal-berkshire-regiment/

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