Ipswich War Memorial




Born: 1898, St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

Died: 6th September 1918; age 19; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 42310

Regiment: East Yorkshire Regiment, 11th Battalion.

Formerly 48529, Suffolk Regiment.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Memorial Reference:

Panel 4.

Ploegsteert Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Sarah Ann Brown, of 24, Permit Office Street, Cox Lane, Ipswich & the late William Brown.




1901   1, Goodings Court, Ipswich.


Alfred was 3 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

William Brown, 54, a Dock Labourer, born St. Peter’s, Ipswich.

Sarah Ann Brown (nee Templey), 45, a Sack maker – at home, born St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

John William Brown, 14, an Errand Boy, born St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.

Elizabeth Unice Brown, 5, born St. Margaret’s, Ipswich.


1911   5, Permit Office Street, Ipswich.


Alfred was 12 years old and living with his parents & sister.

William, 64, a General Labourer.

Sarah, 56, a Sack Maker.

Elizabeth, 16.

1 boarder.


Soldiers’ Effects to Sarah A. Brown – mother.


Albert is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Mary at Stoke Church, Ipswich.


East Yorkshire Regiment, 11th Battalion:



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