image from 1918 Chronical newspaper.


Born: 1891, Ipswich.

Died: 27th March 1918; age 27; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 265365

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.

Formerly 2298, Suffolk Cyclists.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:

Panel 25.

Pozieres Memorial,






1901   18, Chalon Street, Ipswich.


Stanley was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Edwin George Cason, 40, a Stone Mason, born Ipswich.

Emma Cason (nee Minns) 40, born Bricett, Suffolk.

Lily Maud Cason, 20, a Bag maker, born Ipswich.

Daisy Ethel Cason, 17, a tailoress, born Ipswich.

Arthur Edwin Cason, 15, a Pupil Teacher, born Ipswich.

Violet Emma Cason, 6, born Ipswich.

Frederick Charles Cason, 1, born Ipswich.


1911   18, Cason Street, Ipswich.


Stanley was 19 years old, a Shop Assistant – China & Glass. He was living with his widowed mother & siblings.

Emma, 50.

Frederick, 11.

Ernest John Cason, 8, born Ipswich.


Stanley’s father, Edwin George Cason, died 1908, Ipswich.


In 1915, Ipswich, Stanley married Margaret Emily Robinson, born 1896, Ipswich. They had 1 son:

Ernest William E. Cason, born April 1916, Ipswich.


Stanley is also remembered on the war memorial under Waterworks at the Town Hall, Ipswich and at St. Peter’s Church, Ipswich.

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