Born: 1923, Ipswich.
Died: 6th September 1944; age: 20.
Rank: Fusilier; Service Number: 14400272.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John Hubert Baden Powell Farthing & Elizabeth Ellen Farthing; husband of Joyce Kathleen Farthing, of Fulford, Yorkshire.
Father: John Hubert Baden Powell Farthing, born July 1900, Ipswich.
Mother: Elizabeth Ellen R. Farthing (nee Hood), born August 1900, Ipswich.
In 1944, Howden, Yorkshire, Eric married Joyce Kathleen Gibbons, born 1924, Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
Eric is also remembered at The Mission Free Church Ipswich Curriers Lane.
Photograph courtesy of Derrick.