Born: 5th August 1912, Ipswich.
Died: 21st July 1941; age 28; at Gipping, Suffolk.
In May 1939, Richard a Gunner to be a Second Lieutenant.
Rank: Lieutenant; Service Number: 87570.
Regiment: Royal Artillery, 72 Medium Regiment.
Father: Harry Fensom, born 1866, Ipswich – died July 1922, Ipswich.
Mother: Florence Elizabeth Fensom (nee Watts), born 1872, Bethnal Green, Middlesex.
In 1940, Ipswich, Richard married Joan Eileen Mann, born October 1917, Mutford, Essex.