Born: 28th November 1913, 47, Sirdar Road, Ipswich.
Died: 30th August 1940; age: 26; at Kent.
Occupation: Painter & Decorator.
Rank: Aircraftman 2nd Class; Service Number: 964873.
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Edwin Maurice Robert & Fanny Stopher, of Ipswich; husband of Beatrice Florence Stopher, of Ipswich.
Father: Edwin Maurice Robert Stopher, born November 1879.
Mother: Fanny Stopher (nee Burrows), born April 1878, Ipswich.
On the 11th April 1936, at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich, Eric, of 51, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich, married Beatrice Florence Leggett, of 320, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich; born August 1913, Ipswich.