Born: 1888, Ipswich.
Died: 7th May 1918; age 29; Died – Prisoner of War.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 30th May 1915 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 12041
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Relatives Notified & Address: Only son of Robert & Alice Symonds, of 134, Woodhouse Street, Ipswich.
1891 19, Tooley Street, Ipswich.
Robert was 2 years old and living with his parents. He was recorded as Stowe.
Robert Symonds, 22, a Foundry Grinder, born Ipswich.
Alice Amelia Symonds (nee Stowe), 22, born Ipswich.
1901 134, Woodhouse Street, Ipswich.
Robert was 12 years old and living with his parents. He was recorded as Stowe.
Robert, 32, an Iron Foundry Grinder.
1911 134, Woodhouse Street, Ipswich.
Robert was 22 years old, a Printer’s Labourer – Printing Works. He was living with his parents.
Robert, 42, an Iron Foundry – Agricultural Foundry.
Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion: