Born: Bermondsey, London.

Died: 4th July 1916; Died of Wounds – 6 General Hospital, Rouen, France. Served 23 years.

Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.


Rank: Company Sergeant Major; Service Number: 3/9894

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:

  1. 22. 37.

St. Sever Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Mary Annie Dean, of 3, Jeffries Road, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.


In 1908, Ipswich, John married Mary Annie P. Hockley, born 1882, Ipswich.


Probate to Mary Annie Dean – widow.


Soldiers’ Effects to Mary Annie Dean – widow.


John is also remembered on the Orwell Works Memorial Ransomes Sims & Jefferies Ipswich.

Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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