Born: 1894, Gosbeck, Suffolk.

Died: 20th September 1914; age 20; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Harwich, Essex.

Date of Entry Therein: 8th September 1914.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 9333

Regiment: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire) Regiment, 1st Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star + Clasp.


Grave Reference:

La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Arthur Henry & Mary Eliza Ratliff, of 87, Sirdar Road, Ipswich.




1901   2, Chevallier Street, Ipswich.


Arthur was 7 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

Arthur Henry Ratliff, 36, a Bricklayer, born Ipswich.

Mary Eliza Ratliff (nee Soar), 39, born Gosbeck, Suffolk.

Sidney Arthur Ratliff, 9, born Gosbeck.

Ernest Edward Ratliff, 8, born Gosbeck.

Wilfred James Ratliff, 5, born Gosbeck.

Stanley George Ratliff, 4, born Gosbeck.


Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire) Regiment, 1st Battalion.


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