Born: 25th April 1895, Ipswich, Suffolk.

Died: 26th May 1918; age 23; Died of Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

Enlistment Details: Location: Chatham; Occupation: Greengrocer. On the 25th April 1913 at the age of 18 years, James signed up for 12 years. Height: 5ft 3 3/4ins – on turning 18 years – 5ft 5 1/4ins, fresh complexion, brown eyes & dark brown hair. Scar left knee.


Rank: Leading Seaman; Service Number: J11053

Regiment: Royal Navy.


Grave Reference:

Ipswich Old Cemetery,






1901   65, Upper Cavendish Street, Ipswich.


James was 5 years old and living with his parents & sister.

Arthur Edward Lloyd, 32, a Timber Labourer, born Ipswich.

Alice Louisa Lloyd (nee Furnish), 29, born Otley, Suffolk.

Alice Jane Lloyd, 9, born Otley.


1911   His Majesty’s Royal Naval Training Establishment, Shotley, Suffolk.


James was 15 years old, he was a Boy Under Training for the Royal Navy.

The Royal Navy






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