Born: 31st March 1888, 21, Sterling Street, St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
Baptised: 27th March 1889, St. Matthew’s Church, Ipswich.
Died on or since in the field: 31st July 1917; age: 29; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 27858
Regiment: Northamptonshire Regiment, 7th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Panel 43 & 45.
Relatives Notified & Address: Brother of William Fenn, of 145, Broadway, Cricklewood, London.
1891 5, Tower Ramparts, Ipswich.
Herbert was 3 years old and living with his mother & siblings.
Annie Eliza Fenn, 29, a Charwomen, born Somersham, Suffolk.
William Thomas Jacobs Fenn, 8, born St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
Ernest John Fenn, 5, born St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
Mabel Annie Harrison Fenn, 4, born St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
1901 5, Tower Ramparts, Ipswich.
Herbert was 13 years old and living with his mother & siblings.
Annie, 45, a Tailoress.
William, 18, a Bootmaker’s Assistant.
Ernest, 15, a Chemist’s Errand Boy.
1911 64, St. Helen’s Street, Ipswich.
Herbert was 23 years old, a Saw Mill Labourer – Saw Mill and Timber Merchant. He was living with his mother.
Soldiers’ Effects to Mrs Mabel Annie James – sister, and wife of Henry Wills James.
Herbert’s mother, Annie Eliza Fenn died February 1916, 64, St. Helen’s Street, Ipswich.