Born: 1879, Ipswich.

Died: 5th October 1915; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 30th May 1915 – France.

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 12347

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:

Dud Corner Cemetery,


Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Florence May Pizey, of 46, Rope Walk, Ipswich.




1881   Peck Square, St. Clement’s, Ipswich.


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

Thomas Pizey, 23, a Labourer, born Ipswich.

Elizabeth Pizey (nee Gowing), 29, born Ipswich.

Thomas Pizey, 10, born Ipswich.

Martha Pizey, 7, born Ipswich.

Ada Elizabeth Pizey, 3, born Ipswich.


1891   Siloam Place, Ipswich.


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

Thomas, 39, a Labourer – Manure Works.

Elizabeth, 40.

Thomas, 19, a Quay Labourer.

Ada, 13.

James Pizey, 9, born Ipswich.

William Pizey, 8, born Ipswich.

Louisa Pizey, 5, born Ipswich.

Joseph Pizey, 3, born Ipswich.

Sarah Pizey, 14 months, born Ipswich.


1911   12, Siloam Place, Duke Street, Ipswich.


George was 30 years old, a Quay Labourer. He was married and Head of the Household.

Florence, 29, a Rug Sorter.

Frederick Maplestone, 9.

Florence, 6.

Edith, 4.

George, 2.


In 1905, Ipswich, George married Florence May Maplestone, born 1879, Ipswich. They had 6 children:

Frederick William Maplestone, born 1903, Ipswich.

Florence May Pizey, born 1905, Ipswich – died 1915, Ipswich.

Edith Maud Pizey, born 1907, Ipswich.

George Edward Pizey, born 1909, Ipswich – died 1915, Ipswich.

Albert E. Pizey, born 1912, Ipswich – died 1914, Ipswich.

Alice M. Pizey, born 1915, Ipswich.


Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment battalion movements

Suffolk regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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