Known as SIDNEY to his family
Born: 3rd May 1885, Aldeby, Norfolk.
Baptised: 14th June 1885, at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Aldeby. Parents – Ellen Susannah and Edwin Capon, a farmer.
Died: 3rd February 1916; age 30; KiA.
Residence: 29, Alpe Street, Ipswich.
Enlistment Location: Colchester, Essex.
Date of Entry Therein: 14th December 1915 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 2268
Regiment: Cavalry of the Line, Essex Yeomanry, ‘C’ Squadron.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Eldest son of Edwin & Ellen Susanna Capon, of 29, Alpe Street, Ipswich.
1891 Oakland Farm, Aldeby, Norfolk.
Stephen was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Edwin Capon, 30, a Farmer – employer, born Kelsale, Suffolk.
Ellen Susanna Capon (nee Mudd), 35, born Norwood, Surrey.
Mabel Ethel Capon, 7, born Aldringham, Suffolk.
Claud Stephen Capon, 1, born Aldeby.
1 general domestic servant.
1 domestic nursemaid.
1901 Oakland Farm, Aldeby, Norfolk.
Stephen was 15 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Edwin, 40, a Farmer – employer.
Olive Grace Capon, 8, born Aldeby.
Nora Mary Capon, 3, born Aldeby.
1911 29, Alpe Street, Ipswich.
Stephen was 25 years old, a Draper’s Assistant – Retailer. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Edwin, 50, a Retired Farmer.
Claud, 21, an Outfitter Assistant – Outfitter.
Soldiers’ Effects to Edwin Capon – father.
Probate to Edwin Capon – father, an Estate Agent.