REGINALD JOHN FORSDICK

 

 

Born: 1889, St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

Died: 14th March 1915; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 6th November 1914.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 8240; Northampton Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 28 & 30.

Le Touret Memorial,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Brother to HURBON HEREWARD W. FORSDICK.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   6, Alexandria Road, Ipswich.

 

Reginald was 2 years old and living with his parents, siblings & cousin.

James Henry Forsdike, 31, a News Messenger, born Sudbury, Suffolk.

Louisa Forsdike (nee Wales), 29, born Lavenham, Suffolk.

Hurbon Hereward W. Forsdick, 6, born Ipswich.

Louisa Elizabeth W. Forsdike, 3, born Ipswich.

Bernard Forsdick, 7, born Ipswich.

 

1901   6, Alexandria Road, Ipswich.

 

Reginald was 12 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

James, 41, a Newspaper Packer.

Louisa, 38.

Hurbon, 16, a Furniture Packer.

Louisa, 13, a Nursemaid – Domestic.

William Thomas Forsdick, 8, born Ipswich.

 

1911   Malta.

 

John was 22 years old, a Soldier ranked Private in the 2nd Battalion of the Northamptonshire Regiment.

 

Northampton Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/northamptonshire-regiment/

 

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