Born: 1889, Ipswich.
Died: 12th March 1915; age 26; KiA.at the battle of Neuve Chapelle
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 8th November 1914 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 1995
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battlion, ‘B’ Coy.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 star.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr J.B. & Mrs P. Southgate, of 25, Prospect Road, Ipswich.
1891 3, Mason Street, Ipswich.
William was 2 years old and living with his parents & sister.
James Bloomfield Southgate, 26, a Shoemaker, born Ipswich.
Phyllis Southgate (nee Varley), 26, born Ipswich.
Beatrice Ethel Southgate, 4, born Ipswich.
1901 49, Prospect Road, Ipswich.
William was 12 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
James, 36, a Shoe Rivetter.
Charles Edward Southgate, 15, an Errand Lad, born Ipswich.
Bessie Phyllis Southgate, 9, born Ipswich.
Florence Southgate, 6, born Ipswich.
Arthur Southgate, 2, born Ipswich.
1911 25, Prospect Road, Ipswich.
William was 22 years old, a General Labourer – Chemical Manufacturer. He was living with his parents & sisters.
James, 46, a Boot Repairer.
Beatrice, 24, a Cutter – Netting Factory.
Bessie, 19, a Mender – Netting Factory.
Florence, 16, a Machine Budder – Stay Factory.
Phyllis Southgate, 9, born Ipswich.
Violet May Southgate, 6, born Ipswich.
Rose Southgate, 2, born Ipswich.
Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battlion, ‘B’ Coy: