Edward George Balaam1,2

M, #1261, b. 19 Nov 1919, d. 12 Jul 1943
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Father*Ernest Edward Balaam1 b. 27 Sep 1890
Mother*Rosetta Harriet Lee1 b. 8 Jul 1894, d. Sep 1943
     Edward George Balaam and Christina Rose Mary Pipe lived at Capel St. Mary, Suffolk, England.1 Edward George Balaam was born on 19 Nov 1919 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.2 He was the son of Ernest Edward Balaam and Rosetta Harriet Lee.1 His birth was registered in the Dec 1919 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.3 As of 11 Nov 1939, Edward George Balaam lived at Southolt, Suffolk, England.4 He married Christina Rose Mary Pipe, daughter of Samuel Pipe and Ethel Daisy Maud Chambers, on 11 Nov 1939 in St. Margaret, Southolt, Suffolk, England. Witnesses were Robert William Sampson, Evelyn D Pipe and Alfred Henry Brock.4,5 The marriage of Edward George Balaam and Christina Rose Mary Pipe was registered in the Dec 1939 quarter in the Hartismere registration district.6 Edward George Balaam On on 15 Feb 1942 at in Singapore was captured.7 He died on 12 Jul 1943 in Burma at age 23; during WW2.1 He was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Burma; B3. Q. 9.1 He On on 30 Jul 1943 at in Malaya Prisoner of War.8

Children of Edward George Balaam and Christina Rose Mary Pipe

  • Edward W Balaam11
  • Geoffrey C Balaam11

Occupation

DateOccupation
11 Nov 1939Farm Worker4

Military History

Last Edited=19 May 2018

Citations

  1. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2088804/."
  2. [S656] Copy birth certificate of Edward George Balaam, born 19th November, 1919, registered 29th November, 1919 in the Registration District of Hartismere (unknown repository, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  3. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1919 Bosmere 4a 1936."
  4. [S663] Copy marriage certificate of Edward George Balaam and Christina Rose Mary Pipe, married 11th November, 1939 in the Registration District of Hartismere (unknown repository, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  5. [S301] Unknown author, 'unknown article title', Diss Express, unknown date (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "17th November 1939, Page 4."
  6. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1939 Hartsmere 4a 4739."
  7. [S888] War Office of unknown name of person, unknown military unit, 1715-1945 (The National Archives, WO 392) "unknown cd."
  8. [S301] Unknown author, 'unknown article title', Diss Express, unknown date (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "30th July 1943, Page 7."
  9. [S961] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Christchurch Park, Ipswich IP4 2BE) "unknown cd."
  10. [S120] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of St. Mary Magdalene) "unknown cd."
  11. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1941 Hartismere 4a 2765."