HARRY RUMSEY

 

 

Born: 1893, Ipswich.

Died: 25th September 1915; KiA.

Residence: Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 11th September 1914.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 3/6442

Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 41.

Loos Memorial,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   285, Spring Road, Ipswich.

 

Harry was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Harry Rumsey, 45, a Sewing Machine Agent, born Debenham, Suffolk.

Ellen Rumsey (nee Hines), 51, born Eye, Suffolk.

George William Rumsey, 17, a Clerk – Insurance Co., born Ipswich.

Julius Hugh Rumsey, 15, born Ipswich.

Frederick John Rumsey, 12, born Ipswich.

Winifred Ellen Rumsey, 5, born Ipswich.

Walter Edward Rumsey, 4, born Ipswich.

1 visitor.

 

1911   41, Faraday Road, Ipswich.

 

Harry was 18 years old, a Sack Maker – Marine Factory. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Harry, 52, a Fish Dealer – own account.

Ellen, 51.

George, 27, an Estate Clerk – Estate Agency.

Julius, 25, a Seaman – Trading Vessel – Shipping.

Winifred, 15, an Apprentice – Tailor.

Walter, 14.

Bedfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

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