Born: 1898, Ipswich.

Died: 27th September 1917; age 19; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 9773

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:

Panel 40 to 41 & 162 to 162A.

Tyne Cot Memorial,






1901   Coffee House, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.


Charles was 3 years and living with his parents & brother.

Charles William Eaton, 31, a Coach Builders Labourer, born Ipswich.

Sarah Eaton (nee Wardley), 29, born Ipswich.

Lancelot Cyril Eaton, 2, born Ipswich.

1 boarder.


1911   7, Waterworks Street, Ipswich.


Charles was 13 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Charles, 41, a Coach Builders Labourer.

Sarah, 39.

Lancelot, 12.

Ivy Doris Eaton, 7, born Ipswich.

Albert Edward Eaton, 5, born Ipswich.

Emily Maud Eaton, 1, born Ipswich.

Charles is also remembered on St. Clement’s Church WW1 War Memorial

Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment





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