Born: 1895, Ipswich.
Died: 17th October 1917; age 21; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 43975
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment: 9th Battalion.
Formerly 3796, Suffolk Regiment.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pier & Face 1C & 2A.
Relatives Notified & Address: Only son of William G. H. & Margaret Whatling, of 42, Sirdar Road, Ipswich.
1901 5, Potters Street, Ipswich.
William was 5 years old and living with his parents.
William George H, Whatling, 28, a Bricklayer’s Labourer, born Ipswich.
Margaret Hannah Whatling (nee Woods), born Ipswich.
1911 42, Sirdar Road, Ipswich.
William was 15 years old and living with his parents & maternal grandfather.
William, 38, a Bricklayers Mate.
Henry Woods, 71, Old Age Pensioner – Agricultural, born Bredfield, Suffolk.
Soldiers’ Effects to William Whatling – father.
Suffolk Regiment: 9th Battalion.