Suffolk Chronicle and Mercury newspaper Friday, 22nd February, 1918
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Registered at birth as ARTHUR STANLEY PECK
Born: 1895, Ipswich.
Died: 28th April 1917; age 22; Died of Wounds.
Date of Entry Therein: 23rd August 1914.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 8606
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star + Clasp.
Pas de Calais,
(Ipswich men remembered on ARRAS MEMORIAL )
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles Ernest & Sarah Jane Peck, of 2, Beaconsfield Road, Ipswich.
1901 2, Beaconsfield Road, Ipswich.
Stanley was 6 years old and living with his parents and siblings.
Charles Ernest Peck, 34, a House Painter, born Wix, Essex.
Sarah Jane Peck, 27, born Ipswich.
Ernest Charles Peck, 7, born Ipswich.
Dorothy Jane Peck, 4, born Ipswich.
1911 Rowland Cottage, 2, Beaconsfield Road, Ipswich.
Arthur was 16 years old, a Tannery Labourer. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Charles, 43, a House Painter.
Ernest, 17, a Tannery Labourer – W & A.J. Turner.
Cecil Gordon Peck, 8, born Ipswich.
Marguerette Evelyn Peck, 4, born Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Charles E. Peck – father.
A letter from the front to his sister Marg:
A velvet bag with silk draw cord, bone rings and painted initials A.S.P made by Arthur Stanley Peck; presumably made when he was on active service.
250 x 270 mm. Reverse side of the bag. Stanley probably made the bag for his mother.
Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion: