Born: 1890, Ipswich.

Died: Between the 13th – 16th September 1916; age 26; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 16th December 1915 – France.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 20617

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 9th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Memorial Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A,

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr & Mrs C. Worlledge, of 327, Cauldwell Hall Road, Ipswich.


Image from 1916 Suffolk Chronicle and Mercury newspaper.



1891   29, Pottery Street, Ipswich.


Arthur was 10 months old and living with his widowed mother & siblings.

Sarah Ann Smy (nee Gardiner), a Paper Sorter – Mill, born Ipswich.

David George Smy, 6, born Ipswich.

Sarah Elizabeth Smy, 5, born Ipswich.


1901   29, Pottery Street, Ipswich.


Arthur was 10 years old and living with his mother, siblings, step father & step siblings.

Charles Worlledge, 34, a Paper Mill Machine Hand, born Bramford, Suffolk.

Sarah Worlledge, 34.

David Smy, 16, an Iron Moulder.

Sarah Smy, 14.

Charles Worlledge, 7, born Ipswich.

Alfred Worlledge, 5, born Ipswich.

Ethel Mary Ann Worlledge, 2, born Ipswich.

William John Worlledge, 7 months, born Ipswich.


1911   327, Caudwell Hall Road, Ipswich.


Arthur was 20 years old, a General Labourer. He was living with his mother, step father & step siblings.

Charles, 42, a General Labourer.

Sarah, 43.

Charles, 17, a General Labourer.

Alfred, 15, a General Labourer.

Ethel, 13.

William, 11.

Dorothy Worlledge, 9, born Ipswich.

Gladys Elizabeth Worlledge, 5, born Ipswich.

Stanley David Worlledge, 3, born Ipswich.

Violet M. Worlledge, 1, born Ipswich – died 1912, Ipswich.


Arthur’s father was David Smy, born 1861, Orford, Suffolk – died 1890, Ipswich.

Arthur is also remembered on St. John the Baptist church memorial, Ipswich.

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