Image from 1917 Chronicle newspaper.
Born: 1893, Ipswich.
Died: 31st July 1917; age 24; Died of Wounds.
Residence: 26, Handford Cut, Ipswich.
Employed: at Handford Hall.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein; 25th July 1915 – France.
Rank: Sergeant: Service Number: 14517
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 8th Battalion, ‘C’ Coy.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star + Military Medal.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mrs Alice Victoria Goodrich, of 26, Handford Cut, London Road, Ipswich.
1901 1, Mount Street, Ipswich.
James was 8 years old and living with his mother & step brothers.
Alice Victoria Goodrich (nee Quinton), 26, a Stay Hand, born Ipswich.
John Daniel Goodrich Quinton, 4, born Ipswich.
Daniel Goodrich, 1, born Ipswich.
1911 26, Handford Cut, Ipswich.
James was 18 years old, a Seaman. He was living with his mother & step siblings.
Alice, 36, Corset Factory.
Florence May Goodrich, 9, born Ipswich.
William James Goodrich, 7, born Ipswich.
John Daniel Goodrich, born 1876, Norwich, Norfolk married James’s mother Alice in 1898, Ipswich. On both the 1901 & 1911 census they were not living together.
James is also remembered on the war memorial under Public Health at the Town Hall, Ipswich.
Suffolk Regiment, 8th Battalion, ‘C’ Coy: