Born: 20th December 1925, Ipswich.
Died: 27th January 1942; age 16; at Pinkney’s Farm, Fressingfield, Suffolk. Cause of death: a broken neck caused by the deceased being drawn into a baling machine which accidentally began to operate owing to the seizure of a loose pulley.
Inquest held 29th January 1943.
Residence: 37, Swinburne Road Ipswich.
Occupation: Machinist – Sewing.
Regiment: Women’s Land Army.
Father: Frederick Norman Girling, born 1884, Ipswich.
Mother: Ellen Magdalene Girling (nee Harper), born 1885, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Edna was a Machinist – Sewing. She was living with her parents & sister at their family home – 37, Swinburne Road, Ipswich.
Frederick, a Painter – Houses – Ipswich Corporation.
Ellen, unpaid Domestic Duties.
Nora Girling, a Machinist – Sewing, born May 1922, Ipswich.