Harry Ernest Pipe1

M, #1267, b. 21 Nov 1913, d. 25 Aug 1943
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Father*William Pipe1,2 b. between 3 Apr 1880 and 1 Apr 1882
Mother*Agnes Selina Grimwood1,2 b. Dec 1878
     Harry Ernest Pipe was born on 21 Nov 1913 in Helmingham, Suffolk, England.2 He was the son of William Pipe and Agnes Selina Grimwood.1,2 His birth was registered in the Dec 1913 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.3 As of 8 Apr 1939, Harry Ernest Pipe lived at Helmingham, Suffolk, England.4 He married Mary Sutherland Fairweather, daughter of James Frederick Fairweather and Ellen Howard, on 8 Apr 1939 in St. Mary, Ashfield-cum-Thorpe, Suffolk, England. Witnesses were Alfred George Pipe a further Witness was A M Abbott.4 The marriage of Harry Ernest Pipe and Mary Sutherland Fairweather was registered in the Jun 1939 quarter in the Gipping registration district.5 As of 13 Jun 1940, Harry Ernest Pipe lived at Chancery Lane, Debenham, Suffolk, England.6 He died on 25 Aug 1943 in Iraq at age 29; during WW2.1 As of 25 Aug 1943, Harry Ernest Pipe and Mary Sutherland Fairweather lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.7 Harry Ernest Pipe was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Baghdad, Iraq; 23. H. 19.1

Children of Harry Ernest Pipe and Mary Sutherland Fairweather

  • Norma Ann Pipe10
  • Joan Mary Pipe10

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
29 Sep 1939Harry Ernest PipeHe was listed as head of household in the 1939 Register in Chancery Lane, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Plus 3 other people whose records are officially closed.8

Occupation

DateOccupation
8 Apr 1939Grocers Assistant4
29 Sep 1939Grocers Assistant8

Military History

Last Edited=12 May 2018

Citations

  1. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2169706/."
  2. [S652] Copy birth certificate of Harry Ernest Pipe, born 21st November, 1913, registered 30th December, 1913 in the Registration District of Bosmere (unknown repository, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  3. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1913 Bosmere 4a 1885."
  4. [S654] Copy marriage certificate of Harry Ernest Pipe and Mary Sutherland Fairweather, married 8th April, 1939 in the Registration District of Gipping (unknown repository, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  5. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1939 Gipping 4a 3017."
  6. [S683] Soldier's Service Pay Book of Harry Ernest Pipe, unknown military unit, 1940 - 1945 (unknown repository) "unknown cd."
  7. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2169706/PIPE,%20HARRY%20ERNEST."
  8. [S624] Register for National, 29th September, 1939 (Find My Past, RG 101) "TXFM Gipping 209/1 Schedule 62."
  9. [S120] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of St. Mary Magdalene) "unknown cd."
  10. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1940 Gipping 4a 2673."