Born: 1886, Ipswich.
Died: 11th October 1917; age 28; died at the 15th Corps Rest Station.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 9th July 1915 – France.
Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 14281
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery, ‘A’ Battery, 72nd Brigade.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Herbert Nunn, of Ipswich; husband of Alice R. Nicholls (formerly Nunn), of 14, Church Street, Woolwich, London.
1891 50, Fore Street, Ipswich.
John was 4 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Herbert Nunn, 38, a Tobacco Packer, born Ipswich.
Hannah Nunn (nee Robinson), 32, born Brantham, Suffolk.
Frederick Charles Nunn, 8, born Ipswich.
Ellen Mary Nunn, 6, born Ipswich.
Elizabeth Maud Nunn, 1, born Ipswich.
1901 19, Foundry Road, Ipswich.
John was 14 years old, Printer’s Machine Boy. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Herbert, 42, a Tobacco Manufacturer Packer.
Frederick, 18, a Plumber’s Assistant.
Ellen, 16, a General Domestic Servant.
Caroline Ethel Nunn, 8, born Ipswich.
Beatrice May Nunn, 6, born Ipswich.
Elsie Ida Nunn, 1, born Ipswich.
1911 8, Old Foundry Lane, Ipswich.
John was 24 years old, a Maltster. He was living with his parents & sisters.
Herbert, 52, a Foreman – Tobacco Manufacturer Warehouse.
Elizabeth, 21, a Domestic Servant.
Beatrice, 16, a Tailoress – Clothing Manufacturer.
In 1912, Ipswich, John married Alice Rebecca Flory, born 1881, Ipswich, a box maker – daughter of Cornelious Nunn, an Ipswich Corporation labourer & Hannah Nunn (nee Waldron), of 15, Old Foundry Road, Ipswich.
They had 3 children:
Alice E.H. Nunn, born 1913, Ipswich – died 1914, Ipswich.
John Herbert Cornelious Nunn, born 1914, Ipswich.
Edwin Frederick Walter Nunn, born 1916, Ipswich – died 1918, Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Alice Rebecca Nicholls – widow.