Born: 1894, Ipswich.

Died: 15th July 1916; age 22; KiA.

Residence: Ipswich.

Employed: with Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies, Orwell Works, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.


Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 1298

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 11th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.


Memorial Reference:

Addenda Panel.

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Alice Gorling, of 38, Alan Road, Ipswich.






1901   297, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.


Albert was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Henry Martin Gage, 40, a Butcher’s Manager, born Chelsworth, Suffolk.

Alice Mary Ann Gage (nee Southgate), 30, born Ipswich.

Henry Martin Gage, 10, born Ipswich.

Frederick John Gage, 8, born Ipswich.

Alfred Gage, 6, born Ipswich.

Frank Gage, 5, born Ipswich.

Rose Alice Gage, 1, born Ipswich.

Vera Gage, 5 months, born Ipswich.


1911   6, Brunswick Road, Ipswich.


Albert was 17 years old, a Foundry Labourer – Agricultural Implements Works. He was living with his mother, step father, siblings & step brother.

William Goodhall Gooding, 36, a Bricklayer’s Labourer, born Ipswich.

Alice, 39.

Alfred, 16, a Foundry Labourer – Agricultural Implements Works.

Frank, 14, a Bricklayer’s Labourer.

Lucy Ada Gage, 12, born Ipswich.

Rose, 12.

Vera, 10.

Blanche Gage, 9, born Ipswich.

James Goodhall Gooding, 5, born Ipswich.


Albert’s father, Henry Martin Gage died October 1904, Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to Alice M. Gooding – mother.


Albert is also remembered on the Orwell Works Memorial Ransomes Sims & Jefferies Ipswich, and on the war memorial at ST. BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH, Ipswich.


Suffolk Regiment, 11th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


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