Born: 1912, Ipswich.

Died: 13th February 1942; age: 29; KiA against Japanese – Braddell Road, Singapore.

Residence: Ipswich.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 5833690.

Regiment: Cambridgeshire Regiment, 1st Battalion.


Grave Reference:


Kranji West Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Doris Annie Maud Fiddaman, of Ipswich.


Father: Walter Edmund Fiddaman, born 1870, Orford, Suffolk – died October 1927, Ipswich.

Mother: Jane Jemima Fiddaman (nee Page), born June 1874, Hadleigh, Suffolk.


In 1936, Cosford, Suffolk, Reginald married Doris Annie Maud Sexton, born January 1915,

Cosford, Suffolk. They had 3 children.


Reginald’s brother, Walter Edmund Fiddaman, died of wounds at the Battle of the Somme, 18th August 1916, aged 19. Walter was ranked a Private, of The Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion. He was laid to rest at Serre Road Cemetery No.2. Somme, France.


Reginald is also remembered on the war memorial at the Town Hall, Ipswich.

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