image from 1917 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper

Born: 1896, Ipswich.

Died: 16th June 1917; age 21; KiA.

Residence: 30, Elliott Street, Ipswich.

Employed: at Hunts Ltd., Brook Street, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Saxmundham, Suffolk.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 43324.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Formerly 2239, Cyclist Suffolk.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Memorial Reference:

Special Memorial 3.

Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery,


Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Elijah & Elizabeth Barnard, of 30, Elliot Street, Ipswich.




1901   30, Elliot Street, Ipswich.


Samuel was 4 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Elijah Barnard, 52, a Flour Mill Engine Driver, born Stowmarket, Sufoolk.

Elizabeth Jane Ann Barnard (nee Spencer), 47, born Ipswich.

Alice Maud M. Barnard, 21, a Tailoress, born Ipswich.

Frederick William Barnard, 18, a Quay Worker, born Ipswich.

Sarah Annie Barnard, 16, a Stay Maker – Machinist, born Ipswich.

Alfred Elijah Barnard, 15, a Baker – Bread Maker, born Ipswich.

Rose Ellen May Barnard, 10, born Ipswich.

Daisy Agnes Barnard, 6, born Ipswich.


1911   30, Elliot Street, Ipswich.


Samuel was 14 years old, an Errand Boy. He was living with his widowed mother & sisters, great aunt & cousin.

Elizabeth, 57.

Sarah, 26, a Corset Maker.

Rose, 20. a Corset Maker.

Daisy, 16, a Laundress Maid.

Mary A. Balls, 66, a widow, born Ipswich.

Samuel Alfred Garwood, 47, a Painter & Glazier, born Ipswich.


Samuel’s father Elijah Barnard, died April 1907, at 30, Elliott Street, Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to Elizabeth J. Barnard – mother.


Samuel is remembered on the war memorial at St. Matthew’s Church, Ipswich.



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