Born: 1893, Beccles, Suffolk.

Died: 14th May 1916; age 23; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 18th April 1915 – France.


Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 2956.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War & 1914 Star.


Grave Reference:

Panel 37 & 38,

Loos Memorial,

Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified and Address: Son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Clarke, of 5, Old Mill Terrace, Beccles, Suffolk.




1901   Old Mill Terrace, Beccles, Suffolk.


Albert Sarbutt was 8 years old and living with his widowed mother & siblings.

Britannia Sarbutt (nee Beales), 48, a Charwoman; born Beccles, Suffolk.

David Walter Sarbutt, 20, an Engineer Fitter, born Beccles.

Ethel Britannia Sarbutt, 17, a Field Worker on a Farm (veg), born Gillingham, Norfolk.

Walter Stephen Sarbutt, 10, born Beccles.



1911   5, Old Mill Terrace, Beccles, Suffolk.


Albert Sarbutt was 18 years old and a Blacksmith’s Striker at an engineering works. He was living with his mother & step-father, brothers, step brother & sister-in-law.

Lewis Clarke, 62, a Corporation General Labour.

Britannia Clarke, 59.

David, 31, an Engineer Fitter.

Susannah, 28, born Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.

Walter, 21, a Furniture Shop Assistant.

Arthur Clarke, 22, a Carters Assistant, born Beccles.


Albert’s father Walter William Sarbutt, born 1856, Ringsfield, Suffolk. A Timber Merchant’s Carter, died 1899.


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