Born: 23rd January 1900, Ipswich.
Died: 12th October 1918; age 18; Died of Wounds.
Residence: 40, Milton Street, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 92329
Regiment: London Regiment, posted 3rd London Regiment.
Formerly 61131, 51st Kings Royal Rifle Corps.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John F. & Elizabeth Phillips, of 40, Milton Street, Ipswich.
1901 13, Hamilton Street, Ipswich.
John was a year old and living with his mother at the home of his maternal grandparents & uncle.
Alfred Sherwood, 51, a Foundry Labourer, born Colchester, Essex.
Mary A. Sherwood, 48, born Ipswich.
Alfred Sherwood Warden, 21, a Sugar Boiler, born Colchester.
Elizabeth Sherwood Phillips (nee Warden), 26, a Corset Maker, born Ipswich.
1911 17, Harland Street, Ipswich.
John was 11 years & 2 months old and living with his parents & siblings.
John Fleming Phillips, 36, a General Labourer – Orwell Works Foundry, born Ipswich.
Alfred Charles Phillips, 7 & 8 months, born Ipswich.
Violet Mary Ann Phillips, 6 & 9 months, born Ipswich.
Frank Edward Victor Phillips, 4 & 8 months, born Ipswich.
James Herbert Henry Phillips, 3 & 3 months, born Ipswich.
William Reginald Phillips, 1 & 8 months, born Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Elizabeth Phillips – mother.
John is also remembered on the war memorial at St. John the Baptist Church, Ipswich.