Born: 1883, Pettaugh, Suffolk.

Died: 20th July 1916; age 33; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 3856; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A.

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Charlotte Elizabeth Bull, of 49, Pottery Street, Ipswich.




1891   5, Rectory Road, Ipswich.


George was 7 years old and living with his parents, siblings & maternal uncles.

David Bull, 42, a Railway Plate Labourer, born Walsham-le-Willows, Suffolk.

Emily Gosling Bull (nee Calver), 28, born Crowfield, Suffolk.

Ernest William Bull, 5, born Pettaugh, Suffolk.

Mary Ann Bull, 3, born Stoke, Ipswich.

William Calver, 23, a Railway Blacksmith, born Pettaugh.

John Calver, 19, an Agricultural Labourer, born Pettaugh.


1901   21, William Street, Ipswich.


George was 17 years old, a Bricklayer & Plasterer. He was living with his widowed mother & siblings & step sisters at the home of Thomas Houldsworth, 46, a Plasterer – Bricklayer.

Emily, 39, a Dressmaker – own account – at home.

Ernest, 15, a Bread baker.

Mary, 14.

Robert William Charles Bull, 8, born Stoke, Ipswich.

Ethel May H. Bull, 4, born St. Peter’s, Ipswich.

Mabel Emily Bull, 1 year & 7 months, born St. Nicholas, Ipswich.


In 1904, Ipswich, George married Charlotte Elizabeth Kendrick, born April 1884, Southwark, London. They had 2 children:

William Joseph Bull, born 1912, Ipswich.

Irene M. Bull, born 1914, Ipswich.


Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion:


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