Born: 25th June 1912, Ipswich.
Died: 18th May 1944; age: 31; of Respiratory Failure and Encephalitis – possibly following primary vaccinations 16 days before, at R.A.F. Hospital, Quarrington, Sleaford, Lincolnshire.
Residence: 24, Levington Road, Ipswich.
Employed: with Ransome, Sims & Jefferies, Ipswich.
Rank: Aircraftman Second Class; Service Number: 1883844.
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Herbert & Hilda Warne, of 5, Philip Road, Ipswich; husband of Vera M. Warne, of Ipswich.
Father: Herbert Warne, born July 1880, Ipswich.
Mother: Hilda Emmeline Warne (nee Jones), born March 1880, Wanstead, Essex.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939
Wilfred was a Cabinet Maker & Joiner of Furniture. He was living with his parents at their family home – 5, Philip Road, Ipswich.
Herbert, a Locomotive Fitter.
Hilda, unpaid Domestic Duties.
In 1940, Ipswich, Wilfred married Vera Maud Blumfield, born May 1914, Ipswich.
Wilfred is remembered by Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies with entrance gates, dedicated in May 1958, at Ransomes Sports’ Centre, Sidegate Avenue, Ipswich.