GEORGE FULLER

 

 

Born: 1887, Ipswich.

Died: 25th May 1917; age 30; Died at No. 41 Casualty Clearing Station.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 260061.

Regiment: Yorkshire Regiment (Alexandra, Prince’s of Wales’ Own), 7th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

III.N.46.

Duisans British Cemetery,

Etrun,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Maud Fuller, of 9, Dyke Street, St. George’s Street, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   Side Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 4 years old and living with his mother & sisters at the home his maternal grandparents & aunts & uncles.

Walter Grimwood, 45, a Fish Hawker – own account, born Creeting St. Mary, Suffolk.

Rhoda Grimwood (nee Ling), 44, born Needham Market, Suffolk.

Samuel Grimwood, 21, a Fish Hawker, born Crowfield, Suffolk.

Evangelist Grimwood, 17, a Fish Hawker, born Coddenham, Suffolk.

Flora Grimwood, 14, Mother’s Help, born Coddenham.

Minnie Fuller (nee Grimwood), 24, a Fish Hawker, born Crowfield.

Louisa Fuller, 2, born Ipswich.

Rhoda Fuller, 5 months, born Ipswich.

 

1901   10, Post Chaise, 4, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.

 

George was 14 years old and living with his sisters and maternal uncle & aunt.

Samuel, 31, a Hawker – own account.

Laura Grimwood (nee Offord), 27, born Ipswich.

Laura, 13.

Agnes Fuller, 7, born Norwich, Norfolk.

 

1911   38, Handford Cut, Ipswich.

 

George was 24 years old, a Hawker. He was living with his maternal uncle.

Samuel, 42, a Paper Flower Maker – own account.

 

George’s father was Harry Fuller. His mother Minnie Fuller (nee Grimwood) died 1897, Ipswich.

 

In 1916, George (using the surname Grimwood) married Maud Cresswell, born 1891. They had 1 son:

George Fuller, born 1916, Ipswich.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Maud Fuller and child.

 

George is also remembered on the war memorial under Public Health at the Town Hall, Ipswich.

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Yorkshire Regiment (Alexandra, Prince’s of Wales’ Own), 7th Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/alexandra-princess-of-waless-own-yorkshire-regiment-green-howards/

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