Born: 31st October 1881, Ipswich.

Died: 21st May 1919; age 37; Died of Typhoid Fever – Bangalore Station Hospital.

Residence: 8, Sherrington Road, Ipswich.

Occupation: Cutlery Sales Manager – Smith & Daniels, 59 – 61, Westgate Street, Ipswich;

Enlistment Details: Date: 8th December 1915; Location: Ipswich; Age: 34 years & 1 month; Religion: CofE. Height: 5ft 4ins.


Reported sick – 9th April 1919.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 298306.

Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps, 695th M.T.Coy, ‘Elephanta’ Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Laid to rest 22nd May 1919.

Grave Reference:

Plot 8. Row W. Grave 20.

Bangalore (Hozur Road) Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Stephen Henry & Mary Ann Daniels; husband of Morolo Hilda Daniels, of 8, Sherrington Road, Ipswich.




1891   42, Oxford Street, Ipswich.


Henry was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Stephen Henry Daniels, 35, a Cutler, born Norwich, Norfolk.

Mary Ann Daniels (nee Scopes), 33, born Westerfield, Suffolk.

George Ernest Daniels, 7, born Ipswich.

Winifred Mary Daniels, 3, born Ipswich.

Reginald Walter Daniels, 6 months, born Ipswich.


1901   82, Victoria Street, Ipswich.


Henry was 19 years old, a Cutler’s Assistant. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Stephen, 45, a Cutler – own account.

Mary, 42.

George, 18, a Cutler’s Assistant.

Winifred, 13.

Reginald, 10.


1911   82, Victoria Street, Ipswich.


Henry was 29 years old, a Cutlery & Electro Plates Assistant. He was living with his parents, siblings & paternal uncle.

Stephen, 55, a Cutlery & Electro Plates Dealer – own account.

Mary, 52.

Winifred, 23.

Reginald, 20, a Cutlery & Electro Plates Assistant.

George Edward Daniels, a Cutlery & Electro Plates Assistant, born Norwich, Norfolk.


On the 8th April 1912, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Henry married Morolo Hilda Dunnett, born 1890, Ipswich.

They had 1 daughter:

Stephanie Hilda Dunnett, born February 1914, Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to Morolo Hilda Daniels – widow.


Probate to Morolo Hilda Daniles – widow.


Henry is also remembered on the war memorial at St.Matthews Church, Ipswich, and at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.


1919 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper article.

Royal Army Service Corps, 695th M.T.Coy, ‘Elephanta’ Battalion:

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