Born: 1898, Ipswich.

Died: 2nd May 1915; age 17; Died of Wounds at the Battle of Neuve Chapelle.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 2021;

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.


Grave Reference:

  1. 4. 34.

Ipswich Old Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William Thomas & Elizabeth Ann Jordan, of 96, Surrey Road, Ipswich.


Nephew to JOHN JORDAN.




1901   25, Church Lane, Ipswich.


John was 3 years old and living with his parents.

William Thomas Jordan, 27, a General Labourer, born Ipswich.

Elizabeth Ann Jordan (nee Coleman), 28, born Ipswich.

William Henry Jordan, 5, born Ipswich.

Beatrice Maud Jordan, 8 months, born Ipswich.


1911   96, Surrey Road, Ipswich.


John was 13 years old, an Errand Boy. He was living with his parents & siblings.

William, 37, a Dustman.

Elizabeth, 38.

William, 15, a Factory Hand – Corset Manufacturer.

Beatrice, 10.

George Joseph Jordan, 8, born Ipswich.

James Valentine Jordan, 2, born Ipswich.


Battle of Neuve Chapelle:


Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion:


Posted in First World War, Suffolk Regiment

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