Born: 1886, Ipswich.
Died: 9th April 1918; age 32; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Pioneer; Service Number: 128529
Regiment: Royal Engineers, 5th Battalion, No.3 Special Coy.
Formerly 3657, Suffolk Regiment.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Annie E. Simmonds, of 22, Foundation Street, & the late George Simmonds.
1891 25, Wingfield Street, Ipswich.
Edmund was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
George William Simmonds, 40, a Shoe Maker, born Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.
Annie Eliza Simmonds (nee Moore), 37, born Thorndon, Suffolk.
George William Simmonds, 14, born Ipswich.
Alice May Simmonds, 11, born Ipswich – died 1898, Ipswich.
Maude Mary Simmonds, 10, born Ipswich.
Agnes Mary Simmonds, 8, born Ipswich.
Francis Simmonds, 5, born Ipswich.
1901 22, Foundation Street, Ipswich.
Edmund was 15 years old, a Shoe Maker – at home. He was living with his parents & siblings.
George, 50, a Shoe Maker – own account – at home.
George, 24, a Shoe Maker – at home.
Maude, 20, a Boot Fitter.
Agnes, 17, a Tailoress.
Francis, 15, a Hair Dresser.
Walter Simmonds, 8, born Ipswich.
1911 22, Foundation Street, Ipswich.
Edmund was 25 years old, a Boot Maker – at home. He was living with his parents & siblings.
George, 60, a Boot Maker – own account – at home.
Maud, 30, a Boot & Shoe Fitter.
Agnes, 27, a Tailoress – Coat Hand – Wholesale Clothiers.
Francis, 25, a Barber – own account.
Walter, 19. a Barber’s Assistant.
Edmund’s father George William Simmonds, died 1911, Ipswich.