Born: 1890, St. Mary at the Quay, Ipswich.
Died: 13th April 1915; age 25; Died of Wounds.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 16th January 1915 – France.
Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 7427
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914-1915 Star.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mary Eliza Dawson (formerly Chamberlain), of 7, St. Clement’s, Church Lane, Ipswich & the late Henry Walter Chamberlain.
1891 21, Lower Orwell, Ipswich.
George was 6 months old and living with his mother at the home of his maternal grandmother, aunt & uncles.
Esther Chamberlain (nee Cattermole), 48, a Machinist- Tailoress, born Ipswich.
Agnes Chamberlain, 25, a Machinist – Tailoress, born Ipswich.
Walter James Chamberlain, 16, an Errand Boy, born Ipswich.
Arthur John Chamberlain, 13, an Errand boy, born Ipswich.
Edgar Baker Chamberlain, 6, born Ipswich.
Mary Eliza Chamberlain, 24, a Machinist – Tailoress, born Ipswich.
1901 5, Church Lane, St. Clement’s, Ipswich.
George was 10 years old and living with his widowed mother, brother & step siblings.
Mary Smith, 30, a Laundress – at home.
Walter John Chamberlain, 6, born Ipswich.
Thomas Charles Smith, 4, born Ipswich.
Florence Smith, 2, born Ipswich.
George was 20 years old, a Soldier ranked Private in the 1st Battalion of the Suffolk Regiment.
Soldiers’ Effects to Mary Eliza Dawson – mother.
George is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Clement’s Church, Ipswich.
Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion: