Laid to rest at the Field of Honour.


Born: 1887, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd January 1921; age: 33; Died of Wounds – Gas.

Rank: Driver; Service Number: 16106.

Regiment: Royal Engineers, 510 Field Coy.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William & Sarah Jeffries, of 45, Windsor Road, Ipswich.




1891   40, Rendlesham Road, Ipswich.


William was 4 years old and living with his parents & brother.

William Jeffries, 38, a Bricklayer, born Eye, Suffolk.

Sarah Ann Jeffries (nee Pipe), 32, born Helmingham, Suffolk.

Frederick William Jeffries, 5, born Ipswich.


1901   45, Windsor Road, Ipswich.


William was 14 years old, an Errand Boy. He was living with his parents & siblings.

William, 48, a Bricklayer.

Sarah, 42.

Fred, 15, a Shop Lad – Grocer.

Winifred Lilian Jeffries, 7, born Ipswich.

Margaret Nellie Jeffries, 5, born Ipswich.


1911   Butt Road, Colchester, Essex.


William was 23 years old, a Soldier ranked Private/Telegraph Linesman for the Royal Engineers.

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