Born: 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 11th September 1943; age 28; Japanese PoW – Thailand – Burma Railway.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5832830.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 5th Battalion.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Albert & Clara Tooke, of Ipswich; husband of Dorothy Mabel Tooke.
Father: Albert Tooke, born 1882, Walton, Suffolk.
Mother: Clara Tooke (nee Johnson), born May 1883, Ipswich.
In 1940, Ipswich, Eric married Dorothy Mabel Smith, born April 1917.