WILLIAM JOHN PITTOCK

Born: 1891, Ipswich.

Died: 8th March 1919; age 27; Influenza – 46 Stationary Hospital, France.

Occupation: Market Gardener.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 48287

Regiment: East Surrey Regiment, 9th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

LXXII.F.8.

Etaples Military Cemetery,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Only son of Eliza Pittock, of 225, Rose Hill Road, Ipswich, husband of Alice Pittock, of Mill Green, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk.

 

Brother-in-law to EDWIN ALFRED ROPER.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   1, Bedford Villas, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.

 

William was 9 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

John Philip Pittock, 38, a Market Gardener – own account – at home, born Ipswich.

Eliza Jane Pittock (nee Race), 38, born Stonham Aspal, Suffolk.

Nellie Pittock, 11, born Ipswich.

Louisa Maud Pittock, 7, born Ipswich.

 

1911   1, Bedford Villas, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.

 

William was 19 years old, an Assistant Market Gardener – own account – at home. He was living with his parents & sister.

John, 48, a Market Gardener – own account – at home.

Eliza, 48.

Louisa, 17, a Clothing Factory Hand.

 

William’s father, John Philip Pittock died on the 4th April 1913, at 1, Bedford Villas, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.

 

In 1916, at Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, William, married Alice Taylor, born September 1889, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk – daughter of George Henry Taylor, an agricultural labourer, and Jane Taylor (nee Durrant), of Mill Green, Stonham Aspal.

 

Alice and William had one daughter:

Edith Alice Taylor, born March 1917, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Alice M. Pittock – widow.

 East Surrey Regiment, 9th Battalion

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