Born: Ipswich.

 Died: 21st December 1914; age 17; KiA – Allonagne, France.

 Enlistment Location: Ipswich; Date: 20th January 1913; Occupation: Pattern Maker.

 Date of Entry Therein: 8th November 1914.

 Rank: Private; Service Number: 1536

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

 Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.


Grave Reference:

Panel 9.

Le Touret Memorial,

Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of W.P. & Elizabeth Garrett, of 192, Foxhall Road, Ipswich.




1901   15, Derby Road, Ipswich.


William was 3 years old and living with his parents & brother.

William Patterson Garrett, 35, a Wood Pattern maker – Foundry, born hammersmith, London.

Elizabeth Garrett (nee Goodall), 35, born Ramsholt, Suffolk.

Stanley Frank Garrett, 9, born Ipswich.


1911   192, Foxhall Road, Ipswich..


William was 13 years old, an Engineer’s Office Boy. he was living with his parents, brother & cousin.

William, 45, an Engineer’s Pattern maker – Engineering.

Elizabeth, 45.

Stanley, 19, an Engineer’s Fitter & Turner – General Engineers.

Cyril Stanley Ash, 6, born Ipswich.


William attended Clifford Road Council School, Ipswich.

William is also remembered on the Orwell Works Memorial Ransomes Sims & Jefferies Ipswich.




 Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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