JACK EDWARD GILBERT

Laid to rest at Ipswich Cemetery.

 

Born: 1905, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

Died: 11th November 1945; age 40; at Ipswich.

 

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 5944397.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 148 (The Bedfordshire Yeomanry) Field Regiment.

 

Grave Reference:

L.30.1.

Ipswich Old Cemetery,

Ipswich.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John & Emma Gilbert; husband of Constance Rebecca Gilbert, of Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1911   41, Southsea Avenue, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex.

 

Jack was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

John Gilbert, 47, a Horseman on Farm, born Kelsale, Suffolk.

Emma Gilbert (nee Chilvers), 44, born Kelsale.

Ethel Gilbert, 24, in Domestic Service, born Kelsale.

Charles Gordon Gilbert, 22, a Carman – Contractor, born Kelsale.

Cecil James Gilbert, 14, an Errand Boy – Grocery, born Walton-on-Naze, Essex.

Gladys Muriel Gilbert, 11, born Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

 

In 1931, Ipswich, Jack married Constance Rebecca Last, born July 1909, Ipswich. They had 3 children.

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