FREDERICK WILFRED RAPHAEL

Image from 1915 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper.

 

Born: 14th November 1896, 169, Princes Street, Ipswich.

Died: 15th November 1915; age 19; KiA – Gallipoli.

Residence: 8, Cullingham Road, Ipswich.

Religion: CofE.

Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

Date of Entry Therein: 10th August 1915 – Balkans.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 2334

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st/5th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

Funeral service officiated by the Reverend C.P. Edwards, Chaplain 4th Class T.F.

Grave Reference:

II.E.6.

7th Field Ambulance Cemetery,

Turkey.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Edward & Mary Letitia Raphael, of 8, Cullingham Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   169, Princes Street, Ipswich.

 

Frederick was 4 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Albert Edward Raphael, 36, a Linotype Operator, born 66, Fore Street, Ipswich.

Mary Lelitia Raphael (nee Sparks), 35, born Ipswich.

Edward Charles Raphael, 12, born Ipswich.

Annie Lelitia Raphael, 10, born Ipswich.

George Leonard Raphael, 7, born Ipswich.

Vera Raphael, 5, born Ipswich.

 

1911   8, Cullingham Road, Ipswich.

 

Frederick was 14 years old, a Barber’s Apprentice. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Albert, 48, a Linotype Operator.

Mary, 44.

Annie, 20, a School Teacher.

George, 7, a Draper’s Assistant.

Vera, 15.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Albert E. Raphael – father.

 

Frederick is also remembered on the war memorial at St.Matthew’s Church, Ipswich.

 

Suffolk Regiment, 1st/5th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

SUFFOLK REGIMENT MUSEUM

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment

 

One Comment

  • A great hero, from whom I am proud to be a descendent. Lest we forget!

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