Born: 1884, Ipswich.

Died: 23rd May 1915; age 31; died of Cellulities and a Bullet Wound, at the General Hospital, Wolverhampton, West Midlands.

Albert’s brother, Robert Charles Abbott, of 137, Wherstead Road, Ipswich, was present at the death.

Residence: 73, Great Whip Street, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 16th January 1915 – France.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 6519

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, ‘C’ Coy, 1st Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:IMG_6717
Ipswich Old Cemetery,


Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George & Hannah Abbott, of Ipswich.



1891   7, Turin Street, Ipswich.

Albert was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
George Abbott, 44, a Miller, born Whitton, Suffolk.
Anna Abbott (nee Hubbard), 46, born Mickfield, Suffolk.
Robert Charles Abbott, 22, a Factory Assistant Stock Keeper, born Ipswich.
Laura Grace Abbott, 17, a Staymaker, born Ipswich.
Maltwood Henry Abbott, 13, born Ipswich.
Arthur Albert Abbott, 9, born Ipswich.
Stanley George Abbott, 11 months, born Ipswich.


1901   38, Turin Street, Ipswich.

Albert was 17 years old, an Iron Moulder. He was living with his parents & brother.George, 54, a Miller.



Albert was 27 years old, a Soldier ranked a Private for the Suffolk Regiment.


Albert’s mother, Anna Abbott died 1905, Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to George Abbott – father.


Albert is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Peter’s Church, Ipswich.


Suffolk Regiment 1st Battalion

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


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