Born: 1883, Ipswich.

Died: 14th March 1916; age 33; Died of Wounds.

Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

Date of Entry Therein: 15th September 1914.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 5851

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.


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


Grave Reference:


Etaples Military Cemetery,

Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Alice C. Scoggins, of 27, Bishops Hill, Ipswich.






1891   126, Alan Road, Ipswich.


Charles was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Edward Scoggins, 34, a Fitter Engine – Iron Foundry, born St. Clement’s, Ipswich.

Alice Scoggins (nee Garnham), 33, born Bucklesham.

Edward Frank Scoggins, 7, born Ipswich.

Herbert William Scoggins, 5, born Ipswich.

Elmer Robert Scoggins, 3, born Ipswich.

Alexander Digby Scoggins, 2, born Ipswich.

Alice Maud Scoggins, 4, born Ipswich.

Spencer James Scoggins, 2 months, born Ipswich.


1901   44, Salisbury Road, Ipswich.


Charles was 19 years old, an Iron Moulder. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Edward, 43, an Iron Fitter.

Alice, 42.

Edward, 17, an Iron Turner.

Herbert, 15, a Brass Moulder.

Alice, 13.

Elmer, 12.

Alexander, 11.

Spencer, 10.

Elsie Dorothea Scoggins, 8, born Ipswich.

Blanche May Scoggins, 6, born Ipswich.

Horace James Scoggins, 4, born Ipswich.


1911   145, Bishops Hill, Ipswich.


Charles was 30 years old, a Moulder – Iron Foundry, born Ipswich. He was married and Head of the Household.

Alice, 26.

widowed maternal grandmother Harriet Garnham, 90, born Bucklesham.


In 1908, Ipswich, Charles married, Alice Catherine Garner, born 1887, Ipswich. They had 2 daughters:

Ivy A. M. Scoggins, born 1912, Ipswich.

Winifred G. Scoggins, born 1914, Ipswich.

 Charles is also remembered on the Orwell Works Memorial Ransomes Sims & Jefferies Holy Trinity Church Ipswich.

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