Photographs courtesy of Stephen Woods


Born: 6th February 1898, Ipswich.

Died: 6th June 1918; age 20; Died of Pneumonia at No. 4 Casualty Clearing Station. Served 2 years & 8 months in France.

Residence: Garrett’s Buildings, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 27th October 1915 – France.




Rank: Private; Service Number: 200981

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion – Transport Section.

Formerly 3422, Suffolk Regiment.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:


Pernois British Cemetery,

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1901   4, Bramford Road, Ipswich.


Stanley was 3 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick Henry Trenter, 32, a Fitter, born Ipswich.

(Jennie) Jane Trenter (nee Turner), 32, born Ipswich.

Frederick Elias Trenter, 9, born Ipswich.

Margaret Jennie Kate Trenter, 7, born Ipswich.


1911   18, St. Matthew’s Church Lane, Ipswich.


Stanley was 14 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick, 42, a Whitesmith – Iron Foundry.

Jennie, 42.

Frederick, 20, a General Labourer.

Margaret, 18, a Jam Maker – Jam Factory.

Beatrice Grace Trenter, 9, born Ipswich.

Reginald Percy Trenter, 6, born Ipswich.

Cecil Archibald Trenter, 3, born Ipswich.

John Harold Trenter, 1, born Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to Jennie Trenter – mother.


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


Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


Friends of The Suffolk Regiment

One Comment

  • Stanley George Trenter was my granddads younger brother.
    Thank you for the above information, now we know his resting place we will pay our respects next time we visit the area.


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