Born: 1898, Hintlesham, Suffolk.

Died: 15th July 1916; age 18; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 27th October 1915 – France.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 3429

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A.

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Herbert & Minnie Lloyd, of 2, Barney’s Cottages, Waterloo Street, Ipswich.




1901   Snape Road, Tunstall, Suffolk.


Robert was 4 years old and living with his parents, sisters, maternal aunt & uncle.

Herbert Lloyd, 26, a Yardman on Farm – Cattle, born Burstall, Suffolk.

Minnie Lloyd (nee Gant), 26, born Elmsett, Suffolk.

Mary Ann Lloyd, 3, born Hintlesham.

Leah Lloyd, 3 months, born Tunstall.

David Gant, 20, a Horseman on Farm, born Elmsett.

Jane Gant, 15, born Elmsett.


1911   31, Woddhouse Street, Ipswich.


Robert was 14 years old, an Errand Boy. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Herbert, 36, a Warehouse Porter.

Minnie, 36.

Mary, 12.

Leah, 10.

Herbert Lloyd, 9, born Tunstall.

Daniel Lloyd, 7, born Snape.

Thomas Lloyd, 3, born Ipswich.


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