Born: 1893, St. Mary’s Stoke, Ipswich.
Died: 8th May 1915; age: 21; KiA.
Residence: 31, Bulstrode Road, Ipswich.
Employed: Messrs. Cranfield Brothers Ltd., Ipswich.
Enlistment Place: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 12993
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles & Annie English of 31, Bulstrode Road, Ipswich.
1901 21, Bright Street, Ipswich.
William was 7 years old and living with his parents and siblings.
Charles John English, 31, a Stoker – Oil Mill, born Ipswich.
Annie Maria English (nee Gosling), 30, born Holbrook, Suffolk.
Lily English, 9, born Ipswich
Gertrude Maud English, 3, born Ipswich.
Bertie Edward English, 1, born Ipswich.
1911 31, Bulstrode Road, Ipswich.
William was 17 years old, a Riveters Boy. He was living with his parents and siblings.
Charles, 41, a Foreman – Oil Mill.
Lily, 19, an Almond Blancher – Sweet Factory.
Ernest Albert English, 7, born Ipswich
Frederick Charles English, 5, born Ipswich.
Daisy Ethel English, 3, born Ipswich.
John Arthur English, 1, born Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Charles J. English – father.
William is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Peter’s Church, Ipswich and at Dance East, Jerwood Dancehouse, Ipswich. Formerly Cranfield’s Flour Mill.