Born: 1924, York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Died: 25th November 1947; age: 23; Died of Pulmonary Tuberculosis, at 5, Gippeswyk Road, Ipswich.
Residence: 5, Gippeswyk Road, Ipswich.
Employed: as a Grocer’s Clerk.
Rank: Leading Aircraftwoman; Service Number: 452666.
Regiment: Women’s Auxiliary Air Force.
Relatives Notified & Address: Daughter of Leonard & Eva Susanna Plumb, of Ipswich.
Father: Leonard Plumb, born June 1880, Halstead, Essex. A Moulder – Compressor Manufacturers. Immigrated to Canada in 1904 and 1911.
Mother: Eva Susanna Plumb (nee Bilke), born March 1890, Aldershot, Surrey. Later a Barnardo’s girl sent to Canada in June 1901.
Evelyn was 11 years old, when she and her family sailed from Montreal & Quebec on the ‘Ascania’ of the Cunard White Star Limited, arriving at the Port of London on the 20th September 1936. The Plumb family proposed to live at Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.
Leonard Plumb, 55, a Moulder.
Eva Plumb, 46, a Housewife.
Lily Plumb, 17, a Stenographer.
May Plumb, 14.
Jean Plumb, 9.
Bert Plumb, 5.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Evelyn was living with her parents & siblings at their family home – 5, Gippeswyk Road,
Leonard, an Iron Moulder.
Eva, unpaid Domestic Duties.
Probate to Eva Susanna Plumb – mother.