Born: 1892, Ipswich.

Died: 25th September 1915; age: 23; KiA.

Harry continued to be reported wounded and missing until May 1916, when he was officially reported killed.

Residence: 41, Faraday Road, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 11th September 1914.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 3/6442

Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.


Memorial Reference:

Panel 41.

Loos Memorial,

Pas de Calais,





1901   285, Spring Road, Ipswich.


Harry was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Harry Rumsey, 45, a Sewing Machine Agent, born Debenham, Suffolk.

Ellen Rumsey (nee Hines), 51, born Eye, Suffolk.

George William Rumsey, 17, a Clerk – Insurance Co., born Ipswich.

Julius Hugh Rumsey, 15, born Ipswich.

Frederick John Rumsey, 12, born Ipswich.

Winifred Ellen Rumsey, 5, born Ipswich.

Walter Edward Rumsey, 4, born Ipswich.

1 visitor.


1911   41, Faraday Road, Ipswich.


Harry was 18 years old, a Sack Maker – Marine Factory. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Harry, 52, a Fish Dealer – own account.

Ellen, 51.

George, 27, an Estate Clerk – Estate Agency.

Julius, 25, a Seaman – Trading Vessel – Shipping.

Winifred, 15, an Apprentice – Tailor.

Walter, 14.


Soldiers’ Effects to Harry Rumsey – father.

Bedfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

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