Image from 1915 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper.


Born: 1894, Ipswich.

Died: 13th August 1915; age 21;Drowned Dardanelles, Aegean Sea, aboard ‘Royal Edward’, following torpedo attack by enemy submarine.

Residence: Warwick Road, Ipswich.

Employed: at the Land Valuers Department, at Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 2343

Regiment: Royal Army Medical Corps (T.F.), 3rd/1st East Anglian Field Ambulance.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Memorial Reference:

Panel 199 & 200 or 236 to 239.

Helles Memorial,

Turkey (including Gallipoli)


Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Robert Stevens, of 13, Prospect Road, Ipswich.




1901   3, Lanes Court, St. Nicholas, Ipswich.

Frederick was 7 years old and living with his widowed father & siblings.

Robert Stevens, 46, a Painter, born Stowmarket, Suffolk.

Beatrice Alice E. Stevens, 19, the Housekeeper, born Ipswich.

Gertrude Maud Stevens, 17, a Bag Maker, born Ipswich.

Florence May Stevens, 13, a General Domestic Servant, born Ipswich.

Stanley William Stevens, 3, born Ipswich.


Frederick’s mother was Kate Susan Beatrice Mary Liffen, born 1858, Ipswich – January 1900, Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to Robert Stevens – father.


Royal Army Medical Corps

‘Royal Edward’

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