WILLIAM ALBERT LAMBERT

image from 1917 Chronicle newspaper.

 

Born: 1892, Mile End Town, London.

Died: 31st July 1917; age 25; Died of Wounds.

Residence: 2, Court B, Mount Street, Ipswich.

Employed: Messrs. Footman, Pretty and Co.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 201188

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 8th Battalion.

Formerly 3754, Suffolk Regiment.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

Enclosure No.2.

II.B.16.

Bedford House Cemetery,

West-Vlaanderen,

Belgium.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William & Elizabeth Lambert, of 6, Dove Yard, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.

 

Brother to JAMES SAMUEL LAMBERT .KIA.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   3, Court A, Mount Street, Ipswich.

 

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

William Lambert, 40, a Shoe & Boot Maker – own account, born Holbrook, Suffolk.

Elizabeth Lambert, 38, born Bishop’s Stortford, Kent.

James Samuel Lambert, 7, born Seven Dials, Middlesex.

Margaret Lambert, 5, born London.

 

1911   2, Court B, Mount Street, Ipswich.

 

William was 19 years old, a Labourer – Mouse Trap Factory. He was living with his parents & sister.

William, 50, a Boot Maker – own account.

Elizabeth, 48.

Margaret, 12.

William is also remembered at The Mission Free Church Ipswich Curriers Lane

Suffolk Regiment, 8th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment

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