1928 - ?

Born at Ipswich in 1928, second child of Arthur Ermest Dickerson (6 March 1898-1976), innkeeper, and his wife Laura Framces Mathews (19 July 1903-1969), who married at St Albans, Hertfordshire in 1925. In 1939 he was living at the 'Live & Let Live', 357-363 Wherstead Road, Ipswich with his parents and sibling sister Doreen. He exhibited when aged 15, at the Ipswich Art Club in 1944 'The Hunt'. He married at Ipswich in 1950, Josephine M. Taylor.