Born: 1894, Ipswich.

Died: 30th September 1917; age 23; KiA.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 43759

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Formerly 2474, Suffolk Cyclist.


Grave Reference:


Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Walter & Sarah Laws, of 28, Station Road, Marlow, Buckinghamshire.




1901   89, Rectory Road, Ipswich.


Thomas was 6 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Walter Henry Laws, 46, a Boiler Maker, born Ipswich.

Sarah Jane Laws (nee Potter), 43, born Ipswich.

Walter George Laws, 21, a Boiler Maker, born Ipswich.

Florence Caroline Laws, 18, a Tailoress, born Ipswich.

Charles Joseph Laws, 16, a Clerk, born Ipswich.

Ethel Louisa Laws, 13, born Ipswich.


1911   58, Rectory Road, Ipswich.


Thomas was 16 years old, a Time Clerk – Iron Works. he was living with his parents.

Walter, 56, a Boiler Maker – Loco Dept Railway Co.

Sarah, 53.

1 boarder.




Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:


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