Born: 1882, Ipswich.

Died: 20th July 1916; age 34; KiA.

Residence: 5, Claude Street, Ipswich.

Occupation: as a Painter with Ransomes & Rapier Ltd., Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 201204

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment; 4th Battalion.

Formerly: 3777 Suffolk Regiment.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Memorial Reference:

Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A.

Thiepval Memorial,







1891   35, Wells Street, Ipswich.


Alfred was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings

Alfred Moore, 40, a House Painter; born Mellis, Suffolk

Emily Moore, 39, (nee Sheldrake), 39; Westerfield, Suffolk

Emily Moore, 19, a Tailoress, born Ipswich.

Martha Mary Ann Moore, 17, born Ipswich.

Alice Maud Mary Moore, 13, born Ipswich.

James Henry Thomas Moore, 6, born Ipswich.

Albert Victor Moore, 2, born Ipswich.


1901   31, Wells Street, Ipswich


Alfred was 19 years old and a Tobacco Packer. He was living with his parents.

Alfred, 50, a House Painter

Emily, 49.

James, 16, a Tobacco Packer.

Albert, 12.

Elvina Annie Moore, 9, born Ipswich.


1911   5, Claude Street, Ipswich


Alfred was 29 years old, he was a Painter for a General Engineer. He and his parents & siblings were living with his older sister, Alice, 33, and her husband Alfred Palmer, 34, an Engine Turner for a General Engineer.

Alfred, 60, a House Painter for a Builder.

Emily, 59.

Albert, 22, a Cab Driver for a Job Master.

Elvina, 19, an Ironer at a Laundry.


Soldiers’ Effects to Emily Moore – mother.


Alfred is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Margaret’s Church, Ipswich and the Ransomes & Rapier Ltd., war memorial at Bourne Park, Ipswich.



 Suffolk Regiment; 4th Battalion:

4th Battalion Throughout the 19th the heavy shelling continued. Early on the 20th, the battalion returned to Shell Valley, in preparation for the attack on High Wood.

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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