Born: 1914, Alderton, Suffolk.
Died: 22nd September 1943; age: 29; Japanese PoW – Thailand – Burma Railway.
Captured: 15th February 1942.
Residence: 43, Parade Road, Ipswich.
Occupation: Builder’s Plasterer.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5835273.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.
Image courtesy of Kevin Knights.
Father: Samuel Garrod, born 1882, Bawsdey, Suffolk – was KiA in the First World War, on the 4th August 1917, a Private, Service Number 40667, 7th Battalion of the Norfolk Regiment. Laid to rest at Monchy British Cemetery, Monchy-Le-Preux, France.
Mother: Alice Kate Garrod (nee Gibson), 1885, Alderton, Suffolk – died 1922, Alderton, Suffolk.
Brother: Mr. G. Garrod, of 56, Kensington Road, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939
Frederick was a Builder’s Plasterer. He was living with Minnie at her home – 43, Parade Road, Ipswich.
Frances Minnie May Gammage, widow, unpaid Domestic Duties, born June 1876, Kersey, Suffolk.
Probate to Frances Minnie May Gammage.