Image from 1917 Suffolk Chronicle and Mercury newspaper.
Born: 1897, Ipswich.
Died: 28th September 1917; age 19; KiA.
Residence: 56, Carr Street, Ipswich.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 43392.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.
Formerly a Dispatchrider – 1894, Suffolk Cyclists.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Panel 40 to 41 & 162 to 162A.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Robert & Emma Hendry, of 15, Church Road, Hendon, London.
1901 56, Carr Street, Ipswich.
Robert was 3 years old and living with his parents & sisters.
Robert Dixon Hendry, 36, a Family Baker – employer, born Greenock, Renfrewshire.
Emma Hendry (nee Cocksedge), 35, born Hadleigh, Suffolk.
Emma Cocksedge Hendry, 9, born Ipswich.
Edith Augusta Hendry, 4, born Ipswich.
1 general servant.
1911 56, Carr Street, Ipswich.
Robert was 13 years old and living with his parents & sisters.
Robert, 46, a Baker – employer.
Emma, 19, a Shorthand Clerk & Typist.
Tertia Irene Hendry, 9, born Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Emma Hendry – mother.
Robert is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Clement’s Congregational Church, Ipswich.