Born: 1897, Ipswich.

Died: 2nd July 1918; age 20; Died of Pneumonia, at the Military Hospital, Bedford, Bedfordshire.

Residence: 37, Martin Road, Ipswich.

Employed: with Ransome & Rapier Ltd., Bourne Park, Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 320209

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 15th Battalion.

Formerly 2127, Suffolk Yeomanry.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War.

Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,


Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Herbert Edwin Pryke, of 37, Martin Road, Ipswich & the late Eda Pryke.


1901   37, Martin Road, Ipswich.

Stanley was 3 years old and living with his parents.

Herbert Edwin Pryke, 28, a Pattern Maker, born Ipswich.

Eda Mary Louisa Pryke (nee Thorpe), 32, born Burgh, Suffolk.

1911   37, Martin Road, Ipswich.

Stanley was 13 years old and living with his parents.

Herbert, 38, an Engineer’s Pattern Maker.

Eda, 42.

Stanley’s mother, Eda Pryke died early 1918, Ipswich.

Soldiers’ Effects to Herbert E. Pryke – father.

Herbert is also remembered on the Ransome & Rapier Ltd. war memorial, Bourne Park, Ipswich and at St Mary at Stoke Church Ipswich, and at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

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Following a successful campaign in Palestine under General Allenby, the Battalion returned to the Western Front as part of the GHQ reserve in June to July 1918, eventually being sent to the front line in front of St Venant, in the Haverskerque-Amusoires sector. “

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Suffolk Regiment, 15th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements


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