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VICTOR HAROLD THREADKELL

Victor is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: Monday, 1st February 1909, Camberwell, Surrey.

At just 4 hours old, Victor and his destitute mother, Edith Threadkell entered the Constance Road Workhouse, St. Giles, Camberwell – Master Henry C.

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Posted in Second World War


DOUGLAS JAMES AUSTIN

 

Born: 1919, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd June 1944; age 24; Japanese PoW.

Residence: 34, Benarce Road, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 7344041.

Regiment: Royal ArmyMedical Corps,

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PIETER ROBERT MARIE van der HEIJDEN

Pieter is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park, or on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.

 

Born: 29th May 1917, North Brabant, Netherlands.

Died: 8th February 1943; age: 25;

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FRANCIS RICHARD CHARLES

Francis is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 12th April 1919, Liverpool, Lancashire.

Died: 19th November 1941; age: 22; KiA in the fading light in the Libyan Desert – during the action of Operation: Crusader.

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HAROLD NORTH-HUNT

Harold is remembered on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.

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Born: 1894, Leicester, Leicestershire.

Died: 20th May 1942; age 48; died in captivity,

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WILLIAM BRIAN CARRINGTON

William is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1926, Ipswich.

Died: 16th June 1946; age 19; at Palestine.

Residence: 16, Westbury Road, Ipswich.

 

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JOHN ERIC FARROW

John is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

Extra information courtesy of Petra.

 

 

Born: 13th April 1917, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd May 1941; age: 24; M.P.K.

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HENRY RUTHVEN LAWRENCE

Henry is remembered on a flower trough, at the First World War Field of Honour, Ipswich Old Cemetery.

 

Born: 19th June 1884, Mossel Bay, Southern Cape, South Africa.

Died: 14th December 1918; age 34; Died of Pneumonia,

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Posted in First World War


WILLIAM GEORGE HENRY WESTLAKE

William is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 27th February 1887, Devonport, Devon.

Died: 31st May 1916; age 29; KiA at the Battle of Jutland.

Occupation: Builder’s Labourer.

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ALFRED JOHN WESTLAKE

Alfred is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1890, Devonport, Devon.

Died: 27th September 1917; age: 27; Died of Wounds.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 28th February 1915 –

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Posted in First World War, Suffolk Regiment


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