GEORGE WILLIAM WARNE

Later known as GEORGE MOSES WARNE.

George is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1894, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.

Died: 27th October 1920; age 26; died of Pulmonary Tuberculosis & Heart Failure, at 18, Evelyn Terrace, Richmond, Surrey. Mrs. Louisa Warne, of 18, Evelyn Terrace, Richmond – sister-in-law present at the death.

Residence: 18, Evelyn Terrace, Richmond.

Occupation: Newspaper Warehouse Assistant.

Enlistment Date: 31st May 1915.

 

Wounded in the Field – Discharged – 14th September 1916 – awarded the Silver War Badge.

 

Rank: Private.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

George was laid to rest on the 3rd November 1920, alongside Louisa’s first husband, Frederick George Barbeary, who died February 1910, aged 26.

 

Grave Reference:

Richmond Cemetery,

Surrey.

               

Brother to JOHN WILLIAM WARNE & WILLIAM HARRY WARNE.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   12, Wells Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 7 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

Moses George Warne, 50, a Bricklayer’s Labourer, born Ipswich.

Harriet Eliza Warne (nee Brown), 43, born Tanner’s Lane, Ipswich.

Ernest Warne, 10, born St. Helen’s, Ipswich.

William Harry Warne, 1, born St. Helen’s, Ipswich.

 

1911   7, Ernest Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 17 years old, a Newsagent’s Assistant. He was living with his widowed mother & brother.

Harriet, 49.

Willie, 11.

 

George is remembered on the war memorial at St John the Divine, Richmond, Surrey.

 

Help and extra information courtesy of Peter Moore.

 Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion

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