Image from 1917 Suffolk Chronicle and Mercury newspaper
Born: 1894, Kettleburgh, Suffolk.
Died: 25th November 1915; age 21; Died of Wounds at No. 1 Casualty Clearing Station.
Residence: 25, Peel Street, Ipswich.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 12528
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War & 1915 Star.
I. H. 30.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified and Address: Eldest son of James and Alice Warne, of 25, Peel Street, Ipswich.
1901 12, The Street, Crettingham, Suffolk.
David was 6 years old and living with his parents & sisters.
James Warne, 32, an Agricultural Labourer; Kettleburgh, Suffolk.
Alice Warne (nee Bridges), 26; born Earl Soham, Suffolk.
Ruby Warne, 4, born Kettleburgh.
Elsie Maude Warne, 4, born Crettingham, Suffolk.
1911 The Street, Athelington, Suffolk.
David was 16 years old and a Stockman on a farm. He was living with his parents & siblings.
James, 43, a Stockman on a farm.
Ruby, 16, a help at home.
Winifred Warne, 7, born Felixstowe, Suffolk.
James Walter Warne, 5, born Wattisham, Suffolk.
Bertie Charles Warne, 2, born Wattisham.
Soldiers’ Effects to Alice Warne – mother.
David is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Margaret’s Church, Ipswich, and All Saint’s Church, Sproughton, Suffolk.
Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion