Born: 1899, Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Died: 9th February 1918; age: 18; of fever at Ipswich, after a gallant fight for his life.

Enlistment Location: Whitchurch, Shropshire.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 38496.

Regiment: Household Cavalry & Cavalry of the Line, Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 24th (Denbighshire Yeomanry) Battalion.


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,





1901   4, Station Road, Whitchurch, Shropshire.


George was 3 years old and living with his parents & brother.

Edmund Joseph Vickers, 36, a Journeyman Blacksmith, born Whitchurch.

Ellen Vickers (nee Walford), 35, born Prees, Shropshire.

Charles Frederick Vickers, 7, born Whitchurch.

1 boarder.


1911   34, Worthington Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire.


George was 12 years old and living with his parents and brothers.

Edmund, 46, a Blacksmith.

Ellen, 45.

Frederick, 16.

Albert Edward Vickers, 9, born Whitchurch.

1 boarder.


Soldiers’ Effects to Edmund J. Vickers – father.

Denbighshire Yeomanry

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