Born: 1894, Ipswich.

Died: 28th November 1916; age 23; KiA.

Residence: 22, Chalon Street, Ipswich.

Employed: with Messrs. Brown and Bradbrook for 10 years.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich; Date: March 1916.

Sailed to France in July 1916.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 43738.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Formerly 2593, Suffolk Regiment.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Courcelles-au-Bois Communal Extension,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frank & Alice Howard, of 22, Chalon Street, Ipswich.




1901   22, Chalon Street, Ipswich.


Samuel was 6 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Frank Howard, 31, a Brewer’s Drayman, born Purdis Far, Suffolk.

Alice Howard (nee Jennings), 32, born Ipswich.

Alice Howard, 4, born Ipswich.

Gertrude Mabel Howard, 2, born Ipswich.


1911   22, Chalon Street, Ipswich.


Samuel was 16 years old, a Shop Assistant. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Frank, 41, a Brewer’s Labourer – Brewery.

Alice, 42.

Kate Evelyn Howard, 13, born Ipswich.

Gertrude, 12.

Ethel Louisa Howard, 8, born Ipswich.

Frank Howard, 5, born Ipswich.

George Ernest Howard, 2, born Ipswich.

Arthur Henry R. Howard, 1, born Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to Gertrude M. Hunting.


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

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Suffolk reg

Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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