image from 1917 Chronicle newspaper



Born: 1891, Ipswich.

Died: 13th November 1916; age 25; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 43362

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Formerly 2299, Suffolk Cyclist Battalion.


Grave Reference:


Luke Copse British Cemetery,


Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Walter Lionel Sheldrick, of 45, Victoria Street, Ipswich. Only brother of Mrs. Goffin, of 11, Gladstone Road, Ipswich.




1901   115, Woodhouse Street, Ipswich.


Frederick was 9 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

Walter Lionel Sheldrick, 41, a Wood Machinist, born Ipswich.

Pollie Sheldrick (nee Graystone), 37, born Ipswich.

Lilian May Sheldrick, 15, a Tailoress, born Ipswich.

Daisy Emily Sheldrick, 6, born Ipswich.


1911   45, Hervey Street, Ipswich.


Frederick was 19 years old, a Tailor – Tailoring Bespoke. He was living with his parents & sister.

Walter, 48, a Saw Sharpener – Agricultural Foundry.

Polly, 46.

Daisy, 16, a Tailoress – Wholesale Tailor.


Soldiers’ Effects to Walter Sheldrick – father.


Frederick is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Clement’s Congregational Church, Ipswich.

 Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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