Born: 1873, Walpole, Suffolk.
Died: 11th May 1900; age 27; Died of Disease, at Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa.
Residence: Kelsale, Suffolk.
Enlistment: 23rd October 1896.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 4336.
Regiment: 12th Lancers ( Prince of Wales’s Royal).
1881 Kelsale, Suffolk.
Thomas was 7 years old and living with his parents & brothers.
Charles Ludbrook, 42, a Machinist, born Peasenhall, Suffolk.
Eliza Ludbrook (nee Coates), 44, Halesworth, Suffolk.
Henry Charles Ludbrook, 15, a Servant – out of employment, born Peasenhall.
John Ludbrook, 12, born Walpole.
Frederick Hammond Ludbrook, 4, born Kelsale.
1891 Kelsale Street, Kelsale, Suffolk.
Thomas was 17 years old, a Groom – Domestic Servant. He was living with his mother & brother.
Frederick, 14, a Yard Boy.
Thomas’s father, Charles Ludbrook died 1894, Kelsale, Suffolk. His mother, Eliza Ludbrook died 1895, Kelsale.
Soldiers’ Effects to brothers – Charles & Frederick, and sisters – Eliza & Mary.