Photograph courtesy of Peter.
Born: 4th April 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 24th March 1945; age: 29, KiA – died in a glider. (Operation Varsity)
Residence: 135, Ranelagh Road, Ipswich.
Employed: as a Pressman – Seed Crusher.
Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 5831708
Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment, attached H.Q. 6th Airbourne Division.
Father: Phillip Richard Barrett, born 1878, Norwich, Norfolk – died 1927, Ipswich.
Mother: Alice Mary Barrett (nee Holden), born 1884, Crowfield, Suffolk.
In 1938, at St. Mary at Stoke Church, Ipswich, Stanley married May Chapman, born January 1913, West Ham, Essex..
They had 2 children:
Eldon Stanley Barrett, born January 1941, Ipswich.
Bernice Mary Barrett, born 1942, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Stanley and May were living at 135, Ranelagh Road, Ipswich. He was employed as a Pressman – Seed Crusher.
May Chapman & Stanley Barrett
Newspaper picture taken fron the Evening Star – 23rd May 1945.
Stanley is also remembered on St Mary at Stoke Church memorial, Ipswich.