Born: 1892, Ipswich.
Died: 9th August 1917; age 24; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 3rd December 1914 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 9155
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 – 1915 Star.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Benjamin & Amelia Bacon.
Brother to WILLIAM BACON.
1901 17, Castle Street, Ipswich.
John was 8 years old and living with his parents & brothers.
Benjamin Charles Elisha Bacon, 35, an Iron Moulder, born Ipswich.
Amelia Bacon (nee Cutting), 33, born Ipswich.
Benjamin Bacon, 10, born Ipswich.
William Bacon, 5, born Ipswich.
1911 17, Castle Street, Ipswich.
John was 18 years old and living with his parents & brothers.
Benjamin, 45, a Painter at Foundry – Agricultural Manufacturer.
Benjamin, 20, a Milk Seller – Farmer.
William, 15, an Errand Lad.
John father Benjamin Charles Elisha Bacon, died 1913, Ipswich.
THE SUFFOLK REGIMENT 7th (Service) Battalion: