Born: 1922, Colchester, Essex.
Died: 6th June 1944 ; age: 22; KiA.
Residence: 52, Wimpole Road, Colchester, Essex.
52, Wimpole Road is still a Doctor’s Surgery.
Rank: Lieutenant; Service Number: EC/4579.
Regiment: Indian Army, 10th Baluchi Regiment, 3rd Battalion.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of James Ryland Hickinbotham & Mary Hickinbotham; husband of Joan Charlotte Christine Hickinbotham, of Uppingham, Rutland.
Father: James Ryland Hickinbotham, born July 1870, Aston, Warwickshire. A Doctor.
Mother: Mary Irene Hickinbotham (nee Godfrey), born November 1883, Barrowby, Lincolnshire.
In 1941, Colchester, Essex, Hugh married Joan Charlotte Christine Hawkins, born June 1917, Romford, Essex.
Hugh attended Ipswich School – left the school 1939.
Probate to Joan Charlotte Christine Lumsden – widow, wife of John Michael Arthur Lumsden.
Hugh is also remembered on the Ipswich School Chapel war memorial.