HORACE GARNHAM

 

 

Born: St. Clement’s, Ipswich.

Died: 1st November 1916; Died of Wounds – No. 36 Casualty Clearing Station.

Date of Entry Therein: 25th April 1915 – Balkans.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 10455; Regiment: Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

V.D.6.

Heilly Station Cemetery,

Mericourt-L’Abbe,

Somme,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   85, Cavendish Street, Ipswich.

 

Horace was 7 years old and living with his parents, sisters & step sister.

Horace Garnham, 36, a Dock Labourer, born Ipswich.

Ada Garnham (nee Austin), 27, born Ipswich.

Ada Austin, 10, born Ipswich.

Ethel Garnham, 5, born Ipswich.

Louisa Garnham, 1, born Ipswich.

 

1911   80, Albion Street, Ipswich.

 

Horace was 17 years old, a Quay Labourer. He was living with his mother.

Ada, 36.

1 lodger.

 

 

Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/royal-dublin-fusiliers/

 

 

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