Born: 1889, Ipswich.
Died: 9th February 1918; age 28; at 55 Casualty Clearing Station.
Enlistment Location: Colchester, Essex.
Date of Entry Therein: 15th August 1914.
Rank: Private; Service Number: D/1851; Regiment: Household Cavalry & Cavalry of the Line, 5th Dragoon Guards (Princess Charlotte of Wales’s Own).
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.
Tincourt New British Cemetery,
1891 Stone Court, Fore Hamlet, Ipswich.
Harry was 2 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Arthur Branch, 31, a Dock Labourer, born Ipswich.
Emma Branch (nee Skinner), 26, a Staymaker, born Layham, Suffolk.
Emma Kate Branch, 6, born Ipswich.
Maud Sarah Branch, 4, born Ipswich.
Lily Emily Branch, 3 months, born Ipswich.
1901 4, Kent’s Yard, Ipswich.
Harry was 11 years old and living with his widowed mother & siblings.
Emma, 34, a Stay Budder – at home.
Bertie Charles Branch, 3, born Ipswich.
Arthur Albert Branch, 2, born Ipswich.
Harry’s father, Arthur Branch, died 1900, Ipswich.
Household Cavalry & Cavalry of the Line, 5th Dragoon Guards (Princess Charlotte of Wales’s Own):