Born: 9th December 1890, Ipswich.
Died: 13th December 1917; age 26; Died of Wounds.
Enlistment Location: London; Date: November 1915.
Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 24711
Regiment: Grenadier Guards, 1st Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frederick Charles & Emily Dale, of Ipswich; husband of Emily Kathleen Dale, of 71, Junction Road, Kingsley Park, Northampton.
1891 63, Westgate Street, Ipswich.
Russell was 3 months old and living with his parents & sisters.
Charles Frederick Dale, 30, a Hairdresser – own account, born Tattingstone, Suffolk.
Emily Dale (nee Pulford), 31, born Ipswich.
Ethel Beatrice E. Dale, 7, born Ipswich.
Olive Mabel Eveline Dale, 5, born Ipswich.
1 domestic servant.
1901 8, Lady Lane, Ipswich.
Russell was 10 years old and living with his father, sisters & step mother.
Charles, 40, a Hairdresser – own account.
Esther Dale (nee Bareham), 38, born Clare, Suffolk.
Olive , 15.
Gladys May I. Dale, 7, born Ipswich.
1911 71, Greenstead Road, Colchester, Essex.
Russell was 19 years old, a Laundry Carmen. He was a boarder at the home of 66 year old, widow, Mary Bloomfield.
In 1916, Northampton, Northamptonshire, Russell married, Emily Kathleen Holton, born 1892, Northampton, Northamptonshire. They had 1 daughter:
Emily Kathleen R. Dale, born 1917, Northampton, Northamptonshire.