Photograph courtesy of Nicola.
Born: 1884, Ipswich.
Died: 22nd April 1917, age 32; Died of Dysentery, 40th British Hospital, Mesopotamia.
Rank: Private; Service Number: M2/227368
Regiment: Army Service Corps, 729th Mechanical Transport Coy.
IV. K. 21.
Relatives Notified and Address: Son of Henry and Hannah Wheeler, of Ipswich; husband of Flossie Lavinia Parker (formerly Wheeler), of 4, East Hill, Colchester, Essex.
1891 85, Beck Street, Ipswich.
Frank was 6 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Henry Wheeler, 56, a Clerk at the Labour Bureau; born Kington St. Michael, Wiltshire.
Hannah Wheeler (nee Bowman), 49, born Bramford, Suffolk.
Bessie Florence Wheeler, 14, born Forest Gate, Essex.
William Thomas James Wheeler, 11, born Belgrave Road, Forest Gate, Essex.
Frederick Charles Wheeler, 4, born Ipswich.
1901 The Pines, Springfield Lane, Ipswich.
Frank was 16 years old and a Baker & Bread Maker. He was living with his parents & brother.
Henry, 66, a Clerk at the Labour Bureau.
1911 77, Finchley Road, Ipswich.
Frank was 26 years old and a Baker & Confectioner. He was living with his mother.
Hannah, 69, a widow.
1 young boarder.
Frank’s father died in 1902, Ipswich, age 67.
Frank’s mother died in September 1918, Ipswich, age 76.
In 1915, Colchester, Essex, Frank married Flossie Lavinia Jeffrey, born 1885.
Soldiers’ Effects to Flossie Lavinia Parker – widow.
Frank is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Margaret’s Church, Ipswich.