Born: 1893, Ipswich.
Died: 30th January 1916; age 23; Died – Scarlett Fever and Pneumonia – Alexandria, Egypt.
Residence: ‘Oakleigh’ 17, London Road, Ipswich.
Enlisted on the outbreak of war in the 5th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment with a number of other Old Ipswichian’s.
Applied for commission on the 24th November 1914.Obtained a Commission on the Second Line of the Battalion, and then the rank of Lieutenant.
Date of Entry Therein: 19th October 1915 – Egypt.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st/5th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mrs E.E. Haddock, of 17, London Road, Ipswich.
1901 ‘Oakleigh’ London Road, Ipswich.
William was 8 years old and living with his parents, brother & maternal aunt.
Frederick William Haddock, 42, a Traveller – Stationery, born Cratfield, Suffolk.
Emma Eleanor Haddock (nee Barker), 40, born Ipswich.
Frederick James Haddock, 15, an Apprentice – Stationery, born Ipswich.
Kate Harriet Barker, 28, a Dressmaker, born Ipswich.
1 general domestic servant.
1911 ‘Oakleigh’ 17, London Road, Ipswich.
William was 18 years old, an Apprentice Grocer & Confectioner. He was living with his parents & maternal aunt.
Frederick, 52, a Wholesale Paper Merchant & Stationery.
Kate, 38, an Assistant – Drapery Warehouse.
1 domestic servant.
William attended Ipswich School entered 1906.
Ipswich School magazine – March 1916.
William is also remembered on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School, and on his parents headstone at Ipswich Cemetery.