Born: 1886, Ipswich.
Died: 15th July 1916: age 30; KiA.
Enlistment Location: London.
Rank: Sapper; Service Number: 18122
Regiment: Royal Engineers, 9th Field Company.
Date of Entry Therein: 10th August 1915 – France.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
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Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William & Mary Ann Worby of Ipswich; husband of Louisa Osbourne Worby of 28, Woodhouse Street (late of Bramford Road), Ipswich.
1891 115, Bramford Lane, Ipswich.
Herbert was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
William Worby, 29, a Bricklayer, born Ipswich.
Mary Ann Worby (nee Warren), 32, born Needham Market.
Gertrude Worby, 6, born Ipswich.
and a 7 day old son (Stanley Warren Worby), born Ipswich.
1901 75, Windsor Road, Ipswich.
Herbert was 15 years old, a Labourer at a Sack Factory. He was living with his parents & brothers.
William, 39, a Bricklayer.
Mary Ann, 43.
John Cecil Worby, 8, born Ipswich.
Herbert was 25 years old, a Soldier ranked Sapper in the Royal Engineers. His trade was a Stonemason.
In 1915, Malling, Kent, Herbert married Louisa Osbourne Worby, born September 1886, Heddington, Suffolk.
They had 1 daughter:
Phyllis Mary Laura Worby, born April 1916, Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Louisa O. Worby – widow.