Born: 1878, Ipswich.
Died: 7th June 1917; age 39; Died of Multiple Shell Wounds in 17 Casualty Clearing Station.
Residence: Sycamore Villa, 211, Nacton Road, Ipswich.
Enlistment Details: Location: Ipswich; Date: 17th February 1916; Age: 37 years & 4 months; Occupation: Bricklayer. Height: 5ft 7 ins.
Wounded in action – field – 15th May 1917 – Gun Shot Wound – left arm.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 14621
Regiment: Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent) Regiment, 10th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Lifssenthoek Military Cemetery,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mrs S. King, of Sycamore Villa, 211, Nacton Road, Ipswich.
1881 Police Station, Mendlesham, Suffolk.
John was 2 years old and living with his parents & brother.
John Robert King, 31, a Police Constable, born Ipswich.
Sarah King (nee Abra),26, born Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.
Gerald Frederick W. King, 8 months, born Mendlesham, Suffolk.
1891 Low Street, Badingham, Suffolk.
John was 12 years old and living with his parents & brother.
John, 41, a Police Constable.
1901 2, Alan Road, Ipswich.
John was 22 years old, a Bricklayer. He was with his mother staying at the home of his aunt.
Fanny J. Webb, a Boarding Housekeeper – own account.
1911 Haughley, Suffolk.
John was 32 years old, a Bricklayer – Builder. He was living with his parents.
John, 61, a Police Pensioner.
Robert’s mother, Sarah received the memorial scroll in memory of her late son – 24th February 1920.
Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent) Regiment, 10th Battalion: