Born: 29th March 1886, Ipswich.
Died: 1st January 1915; age 30; KiA with submarine in English Channel.
Rank: Able Seaman; Service Number: 215509
Royal Navy, H.M.S. ‘Formidable’.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles Munro Newson & Louisa Newson, 16, Bond Street, Ipswich.
1891 27, East Street, Ipswich.
William was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Charles Munro Newson, 30, a Boot assistant, born Ipswich.
Louisa Newson (nee Sheppard), 33, born Harwich, Essex.
Henry C Newson, 5, born Ipswich.
Maud Rebecca Newson, 3, born Ipswich.
1901 16, Bond Street, Ipswich.
William was 17, a Coach Painter. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Charles, 40, a Labourer.
Joseph Edward Newson, 8, born Ipswich.
Daisy Florence Newson, 5, born Ipswich.
William was 25 years old, an Able Seaman on board H.M.S. Caesar, a 1st Class Battleship – Home Fleet, 3rd Division.