GEORGE HENRY BARKER

Born 1900, Ipswich.

Died: 9th September 1916; age 16; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Driver; Service Number: 110843; Regiment: Royal Field Artillery, ‘V’ 2nd Trench Mortar Battery.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

I.F.17.

Euston Road Cemetery,

Colincamps,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Emily Barker, of 648, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

1901   520, Spring Road, Ipswich.

George was a year old and living with his parents & sisters.

George Henry Barker, 47, a Bricklayer’s Labourer, born Easton, Suffolk.

Emily Barker, 33, born Mickfield, Suffolk.

Ellen Louisa Barker, 12, born Raydon, Suffolk.

Flora May Barker, 7, born Bramford, Suffolk.

Violet Maud Barker, 5, born Ipswich.

1911   648, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.

George was 11 years old and living with his parents & sister.

George, 51, a General Labourer – Builders.

Emily, 48.

Violet, 15.

Royal Field Artillery:    http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/?s=Royal+Field+Artillery%2C+

http://www.1914-1918.net/trenchmortars.htm

 

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