Born: 1910, Coggeshall, Essex.
Died: 6th August 1940; Age: 30; of staphyloccal aureus and septicaemia buising at Hackney Hospital, London – Misadventure.
Inquest held 8th August 1940.
Residence: 11, Ashcroft Road, Ipswich.
Residence on active service: Eton Manor, Leyton.
Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 855572.
Regiment: Royal Artillery, 313 Battery, 52 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Alfred A. Hammond & Clara J. Hammond, of 186, Bramford Road, Ipswich; husband of Rita Blanche Hammond.
1911 Queen’s Street, Great Coggeshall, Essex.
Kenneth was a year old and living with his parents.
Alfred Arthur Hammond, 23, a Seed Growers Clerk, born Stowmarket, Suffolk.
Clara Jane B.S. Hammond (nee Smith), 26, born Great Wenham, Suffolk.
In 1938, at Westminster, Middlesex, Kenneth married Rita Blanche Hughes, born August 1916, Lewisham, Greater London.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Kenneth’s wife, Rita was living at Cawsand Sunnymeads, Eton, Buckinghamshire with Kathleen Rosa Tuckey (nee Manecke), born January 1910, West Ham, Essex
During the Second World War, Kenneth’s father Alfred, a Fertilizer Manufacturer’s Clerk was an Air Raid Warden.