Born: 1899, Ipswich.
Died on or since: 24th March 1918.
Date of Entry Therein: 18th February 1918 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: GS/75271; Royal Fusiliers, City of London Regiment, 17th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Delsaux Farm Cemetery,
Pas de Calais,
67, St. Margaret’s Street, Ipswich.
Joseph was 2 years old and living with his parents, maternal grandfather & cousin.
They were all boarders at the home of 75 year old, widow, Samuel Redgrave, a retired Market Gardener.
Henry Bilner, 25, a General Labourer, born Gosbeck, Suffolk.Flora Bilner (nee Grimwood), 24, born Coddenham, Suffolk.
Walter Grimwood, 60, a Thatcher, born Coddenham.
Rhoda Fuller, 10, born Ipswich.
2 other boarders.
25, Lower Orwell Street, Ipswich. Joseph was 13 years old and living with his parents, sisters, maternal grandmother & cousin.
Harry, 37, a Quay Labourer – Corn & Coal.
Minnie Elsie Bilner, 10, born Ipswich.
Grace Bilner, 4, born Ipswich.
Rhoda Grimwood, 64, born Needham Market, Suffolk.
Agnes Fuller, 17, born Norwich, Norfolk.
ROYAL FUSILIERS2/17th (County of London) Battalion (Poplar & Stepney Rifles): http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/royal-fusiliers-city-of-london-regiment/