Born: 1892, Parkeston, Essex.

Died: 23rd May 1915; age 23; Died of Wounds.

Residence: 6, Coyles Gardens, Ipswich.

Re-enlistment Location: Ipswich; Date: end of August 1914; aged: 24.

Date of Entry Therein: 8th November 1914.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 2121

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

Previously served 2 years with the 4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.


Grave Reference:


Merville Communal Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr. F. C. Cutting, of 6, Coyles Gardens, Princes Street, Ipswich.




1901   6, Coyles Gardens, Friars Street, Ipswich.


Edward was 9 years old and living with his parents & sister. They were staying at the home of his paternal grandmother & stepgrandfather + stepcousin.

Isaac Farthing, 53, a Bricklayer’s Labourer, born Wethersden, Suffolk.

Sarah Ann Farthing (formerly Cutting), 60, born Newbourne, Suffolk.

Frederick Charles Cutting, 34, a Furniture Porter, born St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.

Louisa Cutting (nee Rackham), 36, born Ipswich.

Florence Catherine L. Cutting, 5, born Parkstone, Essex.

John Dardey Block, 23, born Falkenham, Suffolk.


1911   6, Coyles Gardens, Princes Street, Ipswich.


Edward was 19 years old, an Iron Worker – Turner Foundry. He was living with his father at the home of his grandmother & stepgrandfather.

Isaac, 63, a bricklayer’s Labourer – Railway Company.

Sarah, 73.

Frederick, 45, a Dock Labourer – Railway Company.


Edward is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Nicholas Church, Ipswich.



 Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


Friends of The Suffolk Regiment



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

error: Content is protected !!
Scroll to Top