Born: 16th October 1916, Ipswich.

Died: between 10th February 1942 – 15th February 1942; age: 25.

Residence: Ipswich.

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 2031849.

Regiment: Royal Engineers, 1 (Malaya) Bomb Disposal Company – Port of the Singapore Fortress.


Grave Reference:

Joint Grave 18.C.19-20.

Kranji War Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Ernest John & Albert Cecilia Ranson, of Ipswich.


Father: Ernest John Ranson, born 1874, Shoreditch, London – died 1928, Ipswich.

Mother: (Bertha) Albert Cecilia Ranson (nee Elliott), born 1883, Ipswich.

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