Born: 1897, Earls Barton, Northamptonshire.

Died: 4th June 1915; age 18; Died of Wounds.

Residence: 11, Gibson Street, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 28th February 1915 – France.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 2969

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:


La Gorgue Communal Cemetery,

Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of James Edward & Mary Hannah Phillips, of 11, Gibson Street, Ipswich.




1901   Mulso Road, Finedon, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire.


Bertram was 4 years old and living with his parents & sister.

James Edward Phillips, 32, an Insurance Life Agent, born Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, Hampshire.

Mary Hannah Phillips (nee Dunkley), 27, born Earls Barton, Northamptonshire.

Annie Lydia Phillips, 1, born Earls Barton.


1911   33, George Street, Hadleigh, Suffolk.


Bertram was 14 years old, an Errand Boy – Auctioneers. He was living with his parents & siblings.

James, 40, a Grocer’s Assistant.

Mary, 37.

Annie, 12.

Cyril Phillips, 9, born Earls Barton.

Gladys Phillips, 6, born Finedon, Wellingborough.

Irwin Phillips, 6, born Finedon, Wellingborough.


Soldiers’ Effects to James Edward Phillips – father.


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