Born: 1897, Ipswich.
Died: 10th April 1918; age 21.
Residence: 14, Northgate Street, Ipswich.
Gazetted Second Lieutenant in the 6th (Cyclist) Battalion, Suffolk Regiment in August 1914. Then Temporary Captain in January 1917. Joined a battalion of the Suffolk Regiment in France, as Lieutenant, in May 1917, and was promoted Captain in June 1917.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 6th Battalion attached 11th Battalion.
La Rolanderie Farm,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles Kingdon Moseley, of 14, Northgate Street, Ipswich.
1901 14, Northgate Street, Ipswich.
Geoffrey was 4 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Charles Kingdon Moseley, 37, a Physician & Surgeon – own account, born Camberwell, Surrey.
Sarah Emma Moseley (nee Vincent), 38, born Addlestone, Surrey.
Arthur Channell Moseley, 3, born Ipswich.
Audrey Josephine Edith Moseley, 1, born Ipswich.
1911 14, Northgate Street, Ipswich.
Geoffrey was 14 years old and living with his father & siblings.
Charles, 46, a Surgeon – own account.
Peter Charles Oswald Moseley, 11, born Ipswich.
Cynthia Mary Moseley, 2, born Ipswich.
1 parlour maid.
In 1911, Geoffrey’s mother & sister were away visiting his maternal aunt, uncle & cousin at their home – Kelston, Station Road, Weybridge.
Daphne Ellen May Moseley, 7, born Ipswich.
Ellen Keziah Humphries, 44.
Albert Edward Humphries, 46, a Managing Director of a Flour Mill.
cousins Margery, 18 & Monica, 9.
Geoffrey attended Ipswich School – entered the Preparatory School, May 1905, and placed in Prep B. Promoted to Sixth Form, September 1913. He passed the London Matriculation in 1914 and also made a School Prefect. He was a splendid gymnast, being Captain of “Gym” in 1913 & 1914, and representing the School at Aldershot in both years. In 1909, he joined the O.T.C., and became a Sergeant in 1914, also gaining Certificate “A.”
Ipswich School magazine June 1918
Soldiers’ Effects to Charles Kingdon Moseley Esq- father.
Probate to Charles Kingdon Moseley, a surgeon.
Geoffrey is also remembered on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.
Suffolk Regiment, 6th Battalion attached 11th Battalion: