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

Image courtesy of IWM



Born: 1897, Ipswich.

Died: 20th February 1920; age: 20; Died from Wounds at St. Giles, London – from wounds received at Grandcourt on the 8th February 1917 – returned to England 16th February 1917.

Residence: Fakenham, Norfolk.

Occupation: at Barclays Bank, Fakenham, Norfolk.

Enlistment Location: Armoury  House, City Road, London; Date: 1st November 1915.

Date of Entry Therein: 29th June 1916 – France.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 4664.

Regiment: Honourable Artillery Company, 1st Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Norwich (The Rosary) Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Emma & John Garnham.




1901   98, Queen’s Road, All Saint’s, Norwich, Norfolk.


Clifford was 4 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

John Frederick Garnham, 29, an Ironmonger’s Assistant, born Norwich.

Emma Sarah Matilda Garnham (nee Hovell), born Norwich.

Cecil John Garnham, 5, born Ipswich.

Alan William Garnham, 3, born Norwich.

Eric George Garnham, 1, born Norwich.


1911   Crossley & Porter Orphan Home & School, Saville Park, Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire.


Clifford was 14 years old, a Pupil at the School. Headmaster – 35 year old, George Bernard Newport.


Clifford’ father, John Frederick Garnham died 1904, Spilsby, Lincolnshire.


Soldiers’ Effects to Emma S. M. Garnham – mother.

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