image from the Suffolk Chronicle And Mercury – 1918.
Born: 1894, Ipswich.
Died on or since death presumed: 28th April 1917; age: 22; Died of Wounds.
Enlistment Location: The Railway Tavern, Burrell Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 43177
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.
Formerly 994, Suffolk Regiment.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War + Territorial Force War Medal.
Pas de Calais,
1901 111, Ranelagh Road, Ipswich.
William was 6 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
George Thomas Fairweather, 40 a Telegraph Worker, born Ipswich.
Emily Fairweather (nee Gant), 38, born Groton, Suffolk.
George Frank Fairweather, 15, born Ipswich.
Elizabeth Fairweather, 13, born Ipswich.
Elsie Kate Fairweather, 11, born Ipswich.
Harry Fairweather, 3, born Ipswich.
1911 317, Cauldwell Hall Road, Ipswich.
William was 16 years old, an Apprentice Tailor. He was living with his parents & siblings.
George, 56, a Retired Telegraph Worker – G.E.R.
George, 24, a Clerk – Wholesales Grocer.
Elizabeth, 23, a Domestic Servant – Housemaid.
Mabel Fairweather, 6, born Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to George T. Fairweather – father.
Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion: