Born: 22nd September 1914, Ipswich.
Died: 23rd January 1945; age 29.
Residence: 132, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.
Occupation: Iron Foundry Labourer.
Rank: Private/Driver; Service Number: S/190450.
Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Walter & Maud Mary Preston, of Ipswich.
Father: Woollard Walter Preston, born August 1879, Naughton, Suffolk.
Mother: Maud Mary Preston (nee Scott), born March 1888, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Thomas was an Iron Foundry Labourer. He was living with his parents & siblings at their family home – 7, Jupiter Road, Ipswich.
Walter, a General Labourer.
Maud, unpaid Domestic Duties.
Walter James Preston, born January 1912, Ipswich.
Gwendoline Mary Preston, a Tobacco Factory Worker, born March 1913, Ipswich.
Edna May Preston, a Corset Machinist, born September 1916, Ipswich.
Dennis Gordon Preston, a Galvaniser Labourer, born December 1920, Ipswich.
Vivian Gerald Preston, a Porter – Co-operative Society – Grocery, born October 1922, Ipswich.
Phyllis Audrey Preston, a Shag Packer – Tobacco Factory, born September 1924, Ipswich.
Joan N. Preston, born 1926, Ipswich.
Ivan Keith Preston, born June 1928, Ipswich.
Barry N. Preston, born 1932, Ipswich.
Probate to Maud May Preston -Mother.