STANLEY JAMES INNES

 

 

Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 9th January 1917; age 22; Died – 7.15pm – Cerebrospinal Fever – General Hospital, St. Omer, France. Served 1 year & 32 days.

Enlistment Details: Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk; Date: 4th April 1916; Age: 20 years & 2 months; Occupation: Driller. Signed up for the Duration of the War. Height: 5ft & 7 1/2ins.

Residence: 11, Hartley Street, Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 25th July 1916.

Service: England 10th December 1915 – 23rd July 1916 – B.E.F. 24th July 1916 – 9th January 1917.

Rank: Private; Service Number: G/13457; Regiment: Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment), 1st Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

IV.A.84.

Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1901 28, Turin Street, Ipswich.

 

Stanley was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Isaiah Charles Innes, 38, a Shoe Clicker, born Ipswich.

Clara Innes (nee Askew), 39, born Thorpe, Essex.

Isaiah Charles Innes, 18, an Iron Moulder, born Ipswich.

William Alexander Innes, 16, an Errand Boy – Port, born Ipswich.

May Lucy Innes, 14, a General Domestic Servant, born Ipswich.

Horace Innes, 9, born Ipswich.

 

1911   Ipswich & Suffolk Club, Northgate Street, Ipswich.

 

Stanley was 15 years old, a Page Boy & 1 of 13 members of staff.

 

Stanley’s father, Isaiah Charles Innes died, 1913, Ipswich.

 

On the 18th February 1920, Clara Innes received a Memorial Scroll.

On the 23rd September 1921, Clara Innes received her late son’s medals.

 

Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment), 1st Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/the-queens-own-royal-west-kent-regiment/

 

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