Born: 1924, Ipswich.
Died: 19th August 1944; age: 19.
Residence: 52, Lindbergh Road, Ipswich.
Occupation: a Foundry Machine – Driller.
Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 5837524.
Regiment: Royal Scots Fusiliers, 11th Battalion – Infantry.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Florence M. A. Worby, of Ipswich.
Father: David George Worby, born July 1877, Ipswich – died 1940, Ipswich. A General Labourer.
Mother: Florence Matilda A. Worby (nee Smith), born October 1893, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
William was a Foundry Machine – Driller. He was living with his parents & siblings at their family home – 52, Lindbergh Road, Ipswich.
David, was a General Labourer now invalided.
Florence, unpaid Domestic Duties.
Winifred D. Worby, born December 1920, Ipswich.
Alfred J. Worby, born 1928, Ipswich.
Lily M. Worby, born 1930, Ipswich.
June 1944: Shortly after D-Day it moved to Normandy as part of XXX Corps.
10-18 July 1944: Actions along the river Odon.