Born: 1886, Earls Soham, Suffolk.
Died: 11th November 1916; age 30; KiA.
Residence: Barnsbury, London.
Enlistment Location: Holloway, London.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5231
Regiment: London Regiment, 19th (County of London) Battalion (St. Pancras).
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
- O. 24.
1891 White House Farm, Earl Soham, Suffolk.
Edwin was 5 years old and living with his parents, siblings & father’s cousin.
Edwin Nesling, 31, Farmer; born Kirton, Suffolk.
Emma Ellen Nesling (nee Nesling), 28; born Framsden, Suffolk.
Bertha Ellen Nesling, 7, born Earl Soham.
Reginald Charles Nesling, 3, born Earl Soham.
Arthur Lincoln Nesling, 1, born Earl Soham.
Walter Horace Nesling, 3 months, born Earl Soham.
Anna Louise Nesling, 20, born Crettingham, Suffolk.
1901 35, Lower Brook Street, Ipswich.
Edwin was 15, a Drapers assistant, and 1 of 15 members of staff for George Manders.
1911 27 – 30, Botolph Street, Colchester, Essex.
Edwin was 25 years old and a Drapers Assistant, 1of 12 drapers assistants for Arthur John Lucking.
Edwin’s father Edwin Nesling died in 1889, aged 38.
Edwin is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Margaret’s Church, Ipswich.