Born: 1915, Ipswich.

Died: 11th September 1943; age 28; Japanese PoW – Thailand – Burma Railway.

Residence: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 5832830.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 5th Battalion.


Grave Reference:


Chungki War Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Albert & Clara Tooke, of Ipswich; husband of Dorothy Mabel Tooke.


Father: Albert Tooke, born 1882, Walton, Suffolk.

Mother: Clara Tooke (nee Johnson), born May 1883, Ipswich.


In 1940, Ipswich, Eric married Dorothy Mabel Smith, born April 1917.

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