Born: 1872, Ipswich.
Died: 4th April 1915; age 43 – at Herman de Stern Home, Felixstowe, Suffolk.
Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 3/7500
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 3rd Battalion.
Felixstowe New Cemetery,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William & Susan Crickmore, of Ipswich.
Brother to GEORGE CRICKMORE.
1881 Albert Street, Ipswich.
William was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
William Crickmore, 31, a General Porter – Ships, born Ipswich.
Susan Crickmore (nee Cannell), 28, born Ipswich.
Lucy Crickmore, 10, born Ipswich.
Alfred Crickmore, 7, born Ipswich.
Henry Crickmore, 5, born Ipswich.
John Crickmore, 2, born Ipswich.
George Crickmore, 10 months, born Ipswich.
1891 Royal Victoria Hospital, Military Station, Netley, Hound St. Mary, Hampshire.
William was 18 years old, a Soldier ranked Private for the Medical Staff Corps.
William’s father, William Crickmore died 1892, Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Susan Crickmore – mother, Henry Crickmore & John Crickmore – brothers, and Lucy L. & Catherine – sisters.
George & William’s 63 year old sister, Catherine Barwick, wife of Samuel Alfred Clifford Barwick, of 67, Finland Road, Lewisham, London, was 1 of 34 people killed on the 2nd February 1945 when at 08:22am, a V2 rocket fell in the gardens between Finland Road, and Revelon Road. http://www.flyingbombsandrockets.com/V1_summary_se4.html
Suffolk Regiment, 3rd Battalion: