SIDNEY HAROLD LAST

Born: 1893, Ipswich.

 

 

 

Died: 18th September 1918; age 24; Died of Wounds – 2 Field Ambulance.

Residence: Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Tottenham, Middlesex.

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 177861

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery, 145th Siege Battery.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

A.19.

Vermand Communal Cemetery,

Aisne,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John & Alice Last, of 104, Finchley Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   11, Blanche Street, Ipswich.

 

Stanley was 7 years old he was living with his parents & sisters.

John Last, 51, a Town Postman, born Otley, Suffolk.

Alice Last (nee Ward), 41, born Layham, Suffolk.

Jessie Maud Last, 16, a Dressmaker, born Ipswich.

Alice Edith Last, 15, a Dressmaker, born Ipswich.

Elizabeth Elsie Last, 13, born Ipswich.

 

1911   104, Finchley Road, Ipswich.

 

Stanley was 17 years old, an Apprentice at a Tailor’s Shop. He was living with his parents & sisters.

John, 61, a Retired Postman – Pensioner.

Alice, 50.

Jessie, 26, a Dressmaker.

Elsie, 23, a Dressmaker.

 

 

Royal Garrison Artillery, 145th Siege Battery:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/definitions-of-units/what-was-a-siege-battery-of-the-royal-garrison-artillery/

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