Born: 30th March 1888, Ipswich.
Baptised: 4th February 1891, at St. Botolph Church, Colchester, Essex. Parents: Frederick Samuel & Ellen Pettitt.
Died: 16th June 1915; age 26; KiA.
Residence: 19, Cox Lane, Ipswich.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 14th August 1914.
Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 8810
Regiment: Royal Scots Fusiliers, 1st Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.
Panel 19 – 33.
1901 Gooding’s Court, Cox Lane, Ipswich.
Albert was 13 years old and living with his parents & brother.
Frederick Samuel Pettitt, 47, a Shoe Rivetter, born Eye, Suffolk.
Ellen Pettitt ((nee Catchpole) 1st marriage Andrews), 40, born Monewden, Suffolk.
Francis Frederick C. Pettitt, 17, a Grocer’s Porter, born Ipswich – died 1910, Ipswich.
1911 South Africa.
Albert was 22 years old, a Soldier ranked Private in the 1st Battalion of the Royal Scot’s Fusiliers.
Soldiers’ Effects to Frederick Pettitt – father.