image from 1918 Chronicle newspaper
Born: 1896, Ipswich.
Died on or since: 9th August 1917; age 21; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 12714
Regiment:Suffolk Regiment; 7th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frederick & Caroline E. Wisby of 7, Kingston Road, Ipswich.
1901 13, Waterloo Road, Ipswich.
William was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Frederick Whiting Wisby, 37, a Bricklayers Labourer, born Ipswich.
Caroline Wisby (nee Sheppard), 37, born Ipswich.
Frederick James Wisby, 14, an Office Boy, born Ipswich.
Lily Maud Wisby, 12, born Ipswich.
Florence May Wisby, 7, born Ipswich.
Laura Wisby, 1, born Ipswich.
George Edward Wisby, 3 months, Born Ipswich.
1911 7, Kingston Road, Ipswich.
William was 15 years old, a Coal, Oil & Wood Salesman. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Frederick, 37, a Bricklayers Labourer – Builders.
Frederick, 23, a Coal, Oil & Wood Salesman.
Grace Olive Wisby, 8, born Ipswich.
Violet Rose Wisby, 6, born Ipswich.
Stanley Charles Wisby, 5, born Ipswich.
Soldiers Effects to Frederick Wisby – father.
William is also remembered on Museum Street Methodist Church War Memorial
Suffolk Regiment; 7th Battalion