GEORGE ARTHUR SNELL

 

 

Born: 1887, Ipswich.

Died: 3rd July 1916; age 28; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 23989

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

IX.F.10.

Ovillers Military Cemetery,

Somme,

France.

 

Brother to WALTER SNELL.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   4, Arthur Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 3 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

Thomas Snell, 36, a Gas Fitter & Gas Meter Inspector, born Richmond, Surrey.

Harriet Snell (nee Sewell), 33, born Ipswich.

Thomas Snell, 9, born Ipswich.

Walter Snell, 7, born Ipswich.

Harry Snell, 2, born Ipswich.

 

1901   4, Arthur Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 14 years old, a Machine Minder – Printing Works. He was living with his parents & brothers.

Thomas, 46, a Plumber & Gas Fitter.

Harriet, 45.

Thomas, 20, a Gas Fitter.

Walter, 17, a Blacksmith.

Harry, 12.

 

1911   10, Arthur Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 23 years old, a Machine Minder – Printing Works. He was living with his brothers.

Thomas, 29, a Gas Fitter’s Labourer – Ipswich Gas Company.

Harry, 22, a Plough Fitter – Plough Works.

 

George’s father, Thomas Snell died, 1904, Ipswich. His mother, Harriet Snell died, 1911, Ipswich.

 

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