Born: 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 27th May 1944; age 28.
Residence: Brig-y-don, 15, Bucklesham Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 891179
Regiment: Royal Artillery, 58 Medium Regiment.
Father: Albert Robert Sawyer, born 1882, Ipswich – a Royal Navy Seaman – Storeman.
Mother: Elizabeth Annie Sawyer (nee Woods), 1885, Ipswich.
Probate to Albert Sawyer, a Storeman.
Vernon is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo, Ipswich.