Born: 1920, Hadleigh, Suffolk.
Died: 30th September 1944; age: 24; Died of Wounds.
Enlisted: 18th April 1940.
Rank: Private; Service Reference: 5831518.
Regiment: Queen’s Royal Regiment (Royal Surrey), 2/7th Battalion – Infantry.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Albion Mark & Bessie Sarah Ling, Hadleigh; husband of Lily Hilda Ling, of Hadleigh.
Father: Albion Mark Ling, born May 1887, Ipswich.
Mother: Bessie Sarah Ling (nee Lamb), born March 1882, Hadleigh.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939
Rowland was living with his parents & sister at their family home – 93, George Street, Hadleigh, Suffolk.
Albion, a General Handyman. During the Second World War Albion was a Special Constable.
Bessie, a Housewife.
Harriett Edith Ling, a Daily Help, born August 1913, Hadleigh.
In 1941, Sittingbourne, Kent, Rowland married Lily Hilda Baker, born 1925.